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 $50.00/ton
Minimum load of garbage $8.00 flat rate
Construction and Demolition Call for current price
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 $50.00/ton
Yard Waste (Grass, Leaves) $50.00/ton
Pallets / Clean Dimensional Lumber: $50.00/ton
Tires $0.12/lb