Use the Landfill

The City of Laredo Solid Waste Services encourages to use the landfill when disposing large amounts of waste.

Documents accepted as proof of residency:
• Valid Texas Driver’s License
• Current water bill with the same address as your ID

Landfill Hours of Operation:
Monday through Saturday  | 8am - 5pm

Pick-up trucks hauling a trailer must enter the landfill 30 minutes before closing. 18 Wheelers must enter the landfill before 2:30 p.m.

Customer Service

Trash Pickup - (956) 796-1098
Landfill - (956) 795-2515
Administration - (956) 795-2510
Address - 6912 HWY 359

Tips on using the landfill

Your load should have a cover during the transport. If not the City of Laredo will assess a $10 sub charge per load. Pick-up trucks hauling a trailer must enter the landfill 30 minutes before closing. 18 Wheelers must enter the landfill before 2:30 p.m.


Landfill Fees

City of Laredo Residential Garbage
The first ton is $2.00 subsequent weight is charged at $31.50 a ton. Residential rate applies if the load is under the ton and it is within the limit of two visits per month excluding Saturdays.

Webb County Residential Garbage

The County of Webb, the incorporated cities within Webb County, and any other county or municipal entity with which there exists a current inter local agreement with the city the residential garbage fee is $31.50 a ton.

Commercial
Within the City of Laredo $31.50 per ton. Outside the City of Laredo limits but within Webb County $66.50 per ton. Outside of Webb County $201.50 per ton. Payment Methods: Credit Card, Checks or Cash.

Special Waste
A special waste form  is required to be filled out to any commercial customer that is going to dispose any type of material that is not generated in Laredo, or for material that has been rejected by the FDA, merchandise that is expired or spoiled, or any large quantity of any material of an unwanted product.

Special Waste Form

Tires
Laredo residents may bring up to 4 passenger tires to the landfill per day with proof of ID and City of Laredo utililty bill matching the address. Passenger tires for commercial accounts are acceoted at $2 per tire. 18 wheeler tires are charged at $6.00 each regardless if they are residential or commercial. Tractor trailer or special size tires are $100 per ton.

Yard Trimmings
Yard trimmings will be accepted for free with proof of residency for residential accounts. Although, load must be brought covered and with no trash such as plastic bags, rocks, dirt, or other type of waste. Commercial accounts pay a fee of $16.50 per ton.

Used Oil Recycling
Texas law prohibits dumping used oil on land or into sewers or waterways. This includes the use of used oil as a dust suppressant. Texas has also banned used oil filters from being placed in or accepted for disposal in a landfill.

  • Used Motor Oil Recycling Centers
  • City of Laredo Landfill - 2 miles East of Intersection of Hwy. 359 & Lp. 20 on Hwy. 359
  • Fire Station # 3 (Civic Center) - 2420 San Bernardo
  • Fire Station # 9 - 11700 Mines Rd.
  • Department of Public Works - 5512 Daughter
  • or call 1-800-CLEANUP, or visit the web site at www.earth911.org


Prohibited items for disposal are:

  • Whole tires
  • Lead acid batteries (automotive)
  • Paint
  • Computer monitors
  • Computers
  • Oil and oil filters
Please call our office to learn how and where to dispose of prohibited items, (956) 796-1098.