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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 2019. 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 ON INDEPENDENCE DAY and THANKSGIVING DAY, where it will be picked up the day prior. PLEASE MAKE NOTE. You must have your can out to the street by 7:00 A.M on your pickup day.

Monday – May 27, 2019Tuesday – May 28, 2019Memorial Day
Thursday – July 4, 2019Wednesday – July 3, 2019Independence Day
Wednesday – July 24, 2019Thursday – July 25, 2019Pioneer Day
Monday – September 2, 2019Tuesday – September 3, 2019Labor Day
Thursday – November 28, 2019Wednesday – November 27, 2019Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday – December 25, 2019Thursday – December 26, 2019Christmas Day
Wednesday – January 1, 2020Thursday – January 2, 2020New 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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