Contact: 109 E. 1st St. Abilene, KS 67410
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Transfer Station
Overview & Fees
The Transfer Station located at 2363 Jeep Road Abilene, KS. is a county-owned facility.

Hours of operation are Monday -  Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, and Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Trash collected at this site is transferred to Hamm Quarry at Perry, Kansas.

Note: Transfer Station yearly residential fee - This department will no longer accept payment for the "residential fees."

Changes to Solid Waste Fund Fee (residential fee)
Effective January 1st, residents of Dickinson County will no longer receive a yearly statement in the mail for the "Landfill or Solid Waste Fund" fee. Starting in 2012, the $18 fee will be assessed on real estate property tax statements for all residents owning residential property in Dickinson County. For more information contact Randy Barten at (785) 263-4780.

Fees
  • Refuse Collector's yearly license fee
  • Trucks 3/4 ton or less - $25 per truck
  • Trucks > 3/4 ton - $50 per truck
  • $45 per ton with a $10 minimum charge for 500 pounds or less
  • $5 Scale charge
  • $10 penalty for all uncovered trash

Material Accepted with a Fee
  • Household Trash & Garbage - $45 per ton (up to 500 pounds, $10 minimum)
  • Tires Without Rims - $2 per tire up to P/235
  • Tires 16 inch up to 11 x 24.5 - $7 per tire
  • Note: Tires with rims are doubled in price.
  • Tractor, Motorgrader and Other Large Tires - $15 per tire
  • Old Furniture & Bedding- $45 per ton - ($10 minimum)
  • Dead Animals Less than 80 pounds in weight. Must be double bagged with heavy weight bags - $45 per ton ($10 minimum)
  • Animal Waste Must be double bagged with heavy weight bags - $45 per ton ($10 minimum)
  • Tree Limbs and Brush - Up to 12 in. in diameter - $10 per load *Free, fourth Saturday of Each Month

Material Accepted Free of Charge
  • Metal
  • Appliances with Freon
  • Clean Wire
  • Old Vehicles (fluids must be drained, tires removed, and title)
  • Gas Tanks (empty)
  • Grass Clippings & Leaves
  • Tree Limbs and Brush - Up to 12 in. in diameter - ($10 per load) *Free the fourth Saturday of each month.
  • Household Hazardous Waste
  • E-Waste (refers to electronic products that have finished their useful life)

Material Not Accepted
  • Explosives and Ammunition 
  • Asbestos Waste 
  • Hazardous Waste - Any waste that requires KDHE special waste authorization 
  • Nothing with creosote 
  • Tree Limbs or Brush over "12 inches" in diameter 
  • Medical Waste such as needles, syringes, etc. - these may be taken to the Hospital or Health Department