Olathe Solid Waste Transfer Station

 

1681 South Valley Road
Olathe, Kansas 66061
(913) 971-5175

Transfer Station photo

The Olathe Solid Waste Transfer Station is operated as a joint project between the City of Olathe and N.R. Hamm Quarry, Inc. 

The facility is open to the general public and commercial waste haulers.

Cash or check only.  We are sorry but we can not accept debit or credit cards.

 

 

 

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday, 7 am - 4 pm
Saturday, 7 am - noon

Directions to Facility:

Located near 151st & Lone Elm, west of Olathe Medical Center in the Lone Elm                 Industrial Park


Transfer Station map

PRICE LIST 

Tonnage Disposal Fee    
Solid waste   $40.50 per ton
     
Minimum Tipping Fee    
Olathe residents - with photo ID   $25 per load
Minimum Fee - Non-residents   $30 per load
     
Per Item Disposal Fees    
Tires (cars)   $ 5 each
Large Tires (truck)   $ 7.50 to $10 each
Appliances with Freon   $30 each

 

We can no longer accept yard waste at the Transfer Station.  Please take any yard waste to the Olathe Composting Facility (127th & Hedge Lane - the old landfill site).

Olathe residents can dispose of yard waste free at the Olathe Composting Facility. 

Non-residents and businesses are charged a fee to dispose of yard waste.

*Yard Waste consists of grass clippings, leaves, and cut limbs & brush.

FACILITY RULES:

  • Please obey directions from signs, signals and facility personnel in all areas of the transfer station.

  • Unload only in the proper designated area or container.

  • Only vehicles that have an automated unloading/dumping capability are directed to the facility tipping floor. Please follow the directions of the tipping floor operator and keep at least 5’ from other vehicles. Do not dump directly into the pit.

  • Be sure all waste material is placed into roll-off containers. Please be careful of debris around the drop-off site. DO NOT STAND ON RETAINING WALLS.
  • Children must be kept inside the vehicle while at the Transfer Station.

  • All loads must be secured to prevent littering.

  • NO LIQUIDS, WASTE SLUDGES (OIL AND PAINTS), MEDICAL OR INFECTIOUS WASTES, BARRELS, YARD WASTE OR HAZARDOUS WASTE