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Free Landfill Day 


Free landfill days are a perfect opportunity for Northglenn residents to dispose of items that cannot fit in a trash cart.

Date and Location
  • Oct. 5, 2024
  • 7 a.m.-2 p.m.

The city typically has two free landfill days per year, one in the spring and one in the fall.

The entrance to Tower Road Landfill is located at 19260 E. 88th Ave. in Commerce City.
303.371.5115


Rules and Regulations
  • Only one load per residence
  • All loads must be covered.
  • Proof of residency such as a driver’s license or a current utility bill with picture ID is required.
  • Appliances, including those with freon, will be accepted for free.
  • Mattresses and box springs cost $36 each to drop off.
  • People bringing a pickup truck or trailer face a gate charge plus taxes and fees if they have more than five cubic yards of materials.
  • A safety vest must be worn when unloading; they are provided at the landfill entrance.

Acceptable Items
  • Household trash
  • Furniture
  • Appliances
  • Construction materials
  • Yard waste

Prohibited Items
  • Electronics
  • Hazardous materials
  • Used oil
  • Medical waste
  • Ammunition
  • Fireworks
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • Electronics
  • Liquids of any kind

Help with disposal of prohibited items



Turn Out

This table shows the amount of debris that residents have dropped off at Free Landfill Days:

Date Loads Yards of Material
Oct. 9, 2021 113 430
May 14, 2022 153 603
Oct. 8, 2022 93 304
May 13, 2023 174 732
Oct. 7, 2023 120 494
May 11, 2024 167 656
TOTAL 700 2,725
Contact

Sanitation Division
303.450.4004

Hours
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.