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Bruce Anderson, Supervisor
PO Box 743
Cedar City, UT 84721
Main Tel: (435) 865-7015
Parowan Tel: (435) 590-5378
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For inquiries regarding billing and residential trash collection contact the Clerk’s office.

What We Do

The Iron County Solid Waste Department has two locations.


NOTICE: ALL loads must be covered and secured!

PROPANE/OXYGEN TANKS: Any propane or oxygen tanks must have the valve removed before entering the landfill.

UNINCORPORATED IRON COUNTY RESIDENTS: If your solid waste pickup day falls on a holiday, please place your can out for pick up the following business day.

FREE TO RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMERS to dispose of mattress, couches, etc. at the county landfill. Fines will be issued for the illegal dumping of these items in and around any solid waste containers.

More Information

Holiday Trash Pickup

Below is a list of the County recognized Holidays for the year of 2020. The Landfill will be closed and there will be no pickup on these dates. If your regularly scheduled day falls on a holiday, it will then be picked up the following day, EXCEPT IN NOVEMBER, PLEASE TAKE NOTE. You must have your can out to the street by 7:00 A.M on your pickup day.

Monday – May 25, 2020Tuesday – May 26, 2020Memorial Day
Saturday – July 4, 2020There is no Friday pickupIndependence Day
Friday – July 24, 2019There is no Friday pickupPioneer Day
Monday – September 7, 2020Tuesday – September 8, 2020Labor Day
Thursday – November 26, 2020Wednesday – November 25, 2020Thanksgiving Day
Friday – December 25, 2020There is no Friday pickupChristmas Day
Friday – January 1, 2021 There is no Friday pickupNew Year’s Day

Delinquent accounts

  • Accounts delinquent on first day of billing cycle are issued a $5 late fee
  • Accounts attached to property taxes (delinquent as of July 31) are issued a $25 attachment fee

You may pay fees with a debit/credit card for no extra cost by calling (435) 477-8346 or (435) 477-8342.


We recycle any metal or green-waste (trees/trimmings, Christmas trees, bushes).


Ground green waste is sold for $35.00/loader bucket or $35 per ton and is loaded by the landfill staff.

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