Municipal / Solid Waste

Division of Environmental Services
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The goal of the Solid Waste Division is to manage solid and hazardous waste in Ellis County for public safety and environmental protection. 

Additionally, the division strives to minimize the health and environmental impact associated with the generation, storage, transportation, and disposal of all solid and hazardous waste in Ellis County. 

Holiday Hours

The Ellis County Landfill will be closed on Saturday, December 24th, & Monday, December 26th, 2022 for the Christmas Holiday.

We will also be closed Monday, January 2nd, 2023, for the New Year’s Holiday.

**New tipping fees effective January 1, 2023**

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All Loads Coming to the Landfill Must Be Secured Per Kansas Statute 8-1906!

Kansas Statute 8-1906:  (a) No vehicle shall be driven or moved on any highway unless such vehicle is so constructed or loaded as to prevent any of its load from dropping, sifting, leaking or otherwise escaping therefrom.