Rates & Payments for Shelby County Solid Waste

Payment Information: Payment is required at the time of service. Cash and check are accepted.

Charge Account Customers: Charges accounts are only set-up for frequent users such as haulers and businesses. To inquire about a charge account, call (712) 755-5954 or email bburmeister@shco.org.

Rates for Garbage

Garbage, Trees, Sticks, and Other Waste Streams

Item Price
Garbage $45.00/ton
Minimum load of garbage $8.00 flat rate
Construction and Demolition $45.00/ton
Asbestos Call for current price
Special Waste Call for current price


Rates for Recycling

See Shelby County Recycling page for more information.

Item Price
Appliances $15.00 per item
TV monitors and/or computer monitors $15.00 per item
Old console TV’s $25.00 per item
Projection TV’s $40.00 per item
Commercial copy machines $20.00 per item
Computer Parts: (Keyboards, Mouses, Cords, Hard Drives, Cables) Free
Machines (Copy, Fax) Free
VCR / Stereo Equipment Free
Trees / Sticks / Brush $45.00/ton
Yard Waste (Grass, Leaves) $45.00/ton
Pallets / Clean Dimensional Lumber: $45.00/ton
Tires $0.10/lb (minimum $8.00)