Important Updates:

San Juan County has consolidated all the relevant information about the coronavirus and COVID-19 in one place, More here...

San Juan County ,offices have reopened, following COVID Safe Practices, learn more here 
There are a number of resources for behavioral and mental health support here More...

Solid Waste Department

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Solid Waste Department Information

  • San Juan County Regional Landfill is situated on 160 acres with a Patent from the State of New Mexico.
  • The landfill has approximately a 50-year life span.
  • San Juan County has a contract with Waste Management to operate the landfill.
  • San Juan County pays Waste Management on a per-ton basis for disposed waste as collected at County-operated transfer stations.

Community Resources, a section of the Solid Waste Division, utilizes trustee labor provided by the Detention Center to perform roadside litter pickup, roadside vegetation removal, and other community service projects.

San Juan County has recently launched an app to make it easier to report illegal dumping. Find out more here.


Starting in May 2020, San Juan County Transfer Stations will not be accepting all recyclables. Click 'Recycling' below for more information. 

The San Juan County Landfill is now closed on Sunday. Click  'Landfill' below for hours and contact information.


Transfer Station Rates
Convenience/Transfer Stations