• By Albert Depew

Carson City Public Works

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Landfill, Recycling & Hazardous Waste - THE LANDFILL IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Carson City Landfill
3600 Flint Drive
Carson City, Nevada
(775) 882-6066



  Batteries are not 

allowed to be disposed of

in the Landfill.

Landfill Hours:
Monday thru Saturday
7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays

Closed Thanksgiving Day
Closed Christmas Day
Closed New Year's Day

 Landfill Rates

To receive in-county rates, proof of residency is required. May pay with cash, credit, debit or on account.          

Landfill Disposal Limits


The following items can be dropped off for free recycling:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Tin cans
  • Newspaper
  • Plastic bottles
  • Glass bottles
  • Cardboard
  • Motor oil
  • Antifreeze
  • Car batteries

*Recycle items cannot be placed in plastic bags as they are not recyclable with other plastics. 

Curbside recycling is available through Waste Management.  They can be reached at (775) 343-7596.


Household Hazardous Waste 


The Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility provides Carson City residents with free hazardous waste disposal services every Thursday afternoon between 1:30 and 4:00 p.m. by appointment only for the following materials:

  • Oil-based paint
  • Varnish
  • Stain
  • Gasoline
  • Pesticides
  • Herbicides

For more information or to make an appointment, call Environmental Control at (775) 887-2355.
How do I get to the Household Hazardous Waste site at the Landfill? MAP

The following items are not accepted:

  • Water based latex paints 
  • Biohazard or radioactive wastes
  • Propane cylinders of any kind

Landfill Loads

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