Contact Information
3071 US Highway 50
Grand Junction, CO 81503

Mailing Address
Department 5060
P.O. Box 20,000
Grand Junction, CO 81502-5001

(970) 241-6846

Solid Waste Management


Veteran's Day Holiday Closure

Monday, November 11, 2019

Landfill open 7:00am-4:45pm  

All other Solid Waste Facilities Closed

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Compost Facility & Hazardous Waste Collection Facility Closed

Landfill open 7:00am-4:45pm

 Molina Transfer Station open 9:00am-5:00pm 

Thanksgiving Holiday Closure

Thursday, November 28, 2019

All Solid Waste Facilities Closed

Friday, November 29, 2019

Landfill Open 7:00am-4:45pm

All Other Solid Waste Facilities Closed


To limit overtime costs, ALL customers must be unloaded/loaded by our closing time.

Mesa County Solid Waste Management is a business subset (Enterprise Zone) of Mesa County government. Meaning they receive zero taxpayer dollars to own and operate the following programs:

Transfer Stations
Hazardous Waste Collection Facility
Electronics Recycling Program
Recycling Drop-Off Facility
Organic Materials Composting Facility
Outreach & Education Program

Current Conditions

Because of regulatory requirements ALL Solid Waste Management facilities must close during periods of high wind. This may include the Landfill, Transfer Stations, Hazardous Waste Collection Facility and Composting Facility. In the event of high wind, please call 241-6846 to check on the closure status of each facility.


                   MUD CONDITIONS  

    HIGH               SEVERE- 4-Wheel Drive Only






Please call 241-6846 prior to coming out to ensure the facility is open

All loads going to the Landfill or Transfer Station MUST BE TARPED and SECURED

Uncovered loads will be CHARGED DOUBLE- NO EXCEPTIONS!

 HIGH WIND NOTICE- Per Colorado regulation, the Mesa County Landfill is required to close during periods of high winds. If you plan on visiting the landfill on a windy day, please call 241-6846 prior to coming out to ensure the facility is open.