Landfill/Recycling

The Landfill Division is responsible for disposal of all solid waste for the town. The Landfill is constructed and operated in accordance with all current environmental regulations.

Item Policies


All brush and wood pallets received are shredded and sent off site to be mulched or composted. Leaves and yard debris are composted on site and sold to the public for a small fee ($5 per ton). Old appliances and other metals are hauled to shredder and sold for scrap. Old tires are collected and sent to a tire recycling facility.

For more information regarding the landfill operation, please call 540-587-6105.

Materials Accepted


  • Appliances Without Freon
  • Brush and Wood waste
  • Commercial and Office Waste and discarded materials
  • Construction Demolition Debris
  • Household and Municipal solid waste
  • Scrap metals
  • Sludge that are less than 20% moisture

Materials That Are Not Accepted


  • Drums that are not open on both ends
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Lead Batteries
  • No free liquids (Paint, etc)
  • Oil, Antifreeze, etc.
  • Waste containing Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PBCs)

Rates/Fees


  • Residential Rate: 0 to 500 pounds free with unlimited number of trips. $60 per ton if you exceed 500 pounds
  • Commercial rate: $60 per ton
  • Tire disposal: $1 each


Fluid Disposal


Do you have any auto fluids to dispose of? These fluids are normally taken in at various auto parts distributors. If you have paints that you want to dispose of, they can be solidified using kitty litter, sand, and saw dust then brought to the Landfill for disposal.