Landfill Operation & Recycling


Landfill Hours, Location & Management

Find landfill hours, holidays, location and information on management staff.

Items Accepted at Landfill

Learn about what items are accepted at the Newton Sanitary Landfill and any fees for items that are dropped off.

Rates & Penalties

See a full list of rates, payment methods and penalties.

Landfill Regulations

  • All loads must be tarped, covered, tied down, or secured to prevent loss in transit
  • All regulations will be enforced
  • All traffic signs and signals will be obeyed
  • All vehicles must weigh in and out
  • Dead animals must be delivered before noon and landfill personnel notified in advance
  • Drivers must notify scale operator of origin of load
  • Dumping of hot or burning loads is prohibited
  • Dumping of prohibited materials in fill or other non-designated areas will not be tolerated
  • Free liquids or waste containing free liquids shall be prohibited
  • Landfill operators will have final decision on what items can be disposed of in the landfill
  • No parking on scale
  • No sealed or unlabeled barrels will be accepted
  • Parking is designated area only
  • Refuse from outside Jasper County is prohibited
  • Scavenging shall be prohibited
  • Speed Limits will be obeyed
  • There will be absolutely no pushing or pulling of private vehicles by City equipment
  • Vehicles will unload only in designated areas