Facility & Landfill Policies


All vehicles must go through the scale at 2800 East Park Street in order to access the facilities in town. There will be no admittance without weighing at the scale. Charge account customers can use the scale at the landfill. Contact the Pierre Solid Waste Facility at 605-773-7434 for more information.

All material going into the landfill must be weighed in at the landfill scale located at 2800 East Park Street. Enter the Solid Waste Facility lot off of South Lowell Street. There is a scale at the Regional landfill for Charge account customers that are preauthorized.

Secured Loads

Vehicles hauling loads of garbage, rubble or trees that are not secured or covered to eliminate spillage along the way can be assessed a fine up to $20. This policy is strictly enforced. If you are bringing waste to the Solid Waste Facility and Landfill, be sure to view the Landfill Fees and Waste Separation (PDF).

After Hours Dump Options

Roll off boxes for yard waste, drop off area for trees and recycling bins are available after hours and Sundays at the Pierre Solid Waste Facility located at 2800 East Park.

The City of Pierre is a proud member of the South Dakota Solid Waste Association.