LOVE WHERE YOU LIVE - Community Clean Up Weekends

Community pride starts at home: The City of Lamar landfill and transfer station will open every weekend starting April 6th.  As a community, we are better when we work together!  Let's love where we live and make this community look its best!
 This event is for city residents and sanitation customers only. 
Gate attendants will verify residency via drivers license or utility bills.
Please read below for information on acceptable item(s).
Questions can be answered by calling Public Works at 719-336-2002.



Acceptable Items:

E-waste, latex/oil base paint, tires, wood, white goods/appliances, used oil/antifreeze, tree limbs & yard waste

The following items must be separated and labeled:

Tires, lead acid batteries, all metal objects, refrigerators or freon containing appliances, computers/ E-waste. 

Items that must be labeled and separated prior to drop off:

Paint, pesticides and used motor oil (accept only household hazardous waste, cleaners, solvents, rodent control), all liquids (must be labeled for contents)

Items that are not accepted:

Demolition debris/asbestos burn barrels

Additional Information: 

• Each item will be screened upon arrival and placed in the appropriate location.

• Loads larger than a pick up will not be accepted at the transfer station and will be advised to go to the landfill.

• Commercial waste will be accepted, must go to the landfill, and must be paid for.

• Customers unable to provide proof of residency will not be able to leave their waste at the transfer station.

• Only 1 load per day per household will be accepted at the Transfer Station. There are no load restrictions at the landfill.

• All loads must be tarped or a $10 fine will be assessed.