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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
  • Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023
  • 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.

Rules and Regulations
  • One load per household
  • Residents must show proof of residency via Colorado ID.
  • All loads must be covered with a tarp if not contained with in a vehicle.
  • No charge for cars, vans, or SUVs. The first 5 yards for pick-up trucks and trailers are also free. However, anything that exceeds the 5-yard-maximum will be subject to a current gate rate charge plus applicable fees.
  • Appliances are accepted free of charge on free landfill days only and will be recycled.
  • Mattresses and box springs are subject to a $34 fee.

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
TOTAL 533 2,069

Sanitation Division

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7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.