Louisa County Transfer Station

TRANSFER STATION HOURS OF OPERATION:

OPEN MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 8 AM – 4 PM  

OPEN SATURDAY 9 AM – NOON

*MUST ARRIVE ON SCALE AT LEAST 15 MINUTES PRIOR TO CLOSING

SOLID WASTE BOARD MEMBERS

Brad Quigley, Chairman (Louisa County)

Jeff Vonnahme, Vice Chair (Columbus Junction)

Devin Carrier (Columbus City)

Gene Arnold (Wapello)

Jack Reif (Rural Louisa Co)

Mary Boysen (Rural Louisa Co)

Benita Grooms (Oakville)

Jerry Kirk (Letts) – Alternate: Bill Kemp

Casey Kaska (Grandview) – Alternate Steve Schwandke

Mark Jay (Cotter)

Bob Reid (Fredonia)

Drop Off Recycling at the Louisa County Transfer Station

Drop off recycling at the Louisa County Transfer Station is available for free to county residents. Bins are marked and show what items can be placed within. Be sure only designated items go into the receptacle.

No plastic bags should be placed in the bins. Please remove all recyclables from the plastic bags before adding them to the containers. These bags are not recyclable.

Drop Off Bins
Cardboard Office Paper Metal Cans Glass
Binders
Paper Bags
Cardboard Boxes
Phone Books
Envelopes
File Folders
White Paper
Colored Paper
Aluminum Cans
Tin Cans
Aluminum Foil
Glass Bottles
and Jars
Newspaper Magazines Plastic  
Newspaper Inserts Catalogs
Magazines
Plastic Containers #1-7  
Not Accepted
Photographs
Motor Oil Containers
Windows
Plastic Bags
Plastic Wrap
Mirrors
Styrofoam
Wax Paper
Waxed Cardboard
Yard Waste

Drop Off Recycling at the Louisa County Transfer Station

The following items accepted at the Transfer Station with a fee. Check in at the office before depositing items.

Accepted
Appliances $12.00 each Motor Oil $0.50/gallon
Auto Batteries $1.00 each Sealed 5 gallon containers or smaller
Electronic Waste Municipal Solid Waste $65.00/ton
Televisions
Monitors
$15.00 each
$10.00 each
Examples: Household waste, construction wood waste, commercial waste
Miscellaneous – computer towers, keyboards, ect. $2.00 each Tires
Business/Commercial $0.30/lb
($15.00 minimum)
Up to 17″ car tires $3.00 each
$15.00 minimum charge Mounted on rim $6.00 each
LP Tanks $7.00/tank 18″ to 24.5″ truck tires $10.00 each
Metal Items $5.00/pickup load Tractor and implement tires $25.00 each
$10.00/lg load/trailer