Waste/ Recycling

Town of El Paso and Rock Elm Closed Landfill Site
Location: State Highway 72 (1/2 mile East of 190th St.)
Hours: 1st & 3rd Saturday's 9:00 a.m. to Noon


Dumpsters are available for garbage/waste disposal at the closed landfill site. A standard 30-gallon bag full of garbage requires a fee of $3.00 per bag. This Closed Landfill Site is for TOWN OF EL PASO and ROCK ELM RESIDENTS ONLY.


Recyclables may be placed in the recycling bins at anytime. These bins are located at the closed landfill site. There is no charge for recycling. Please follow the guidelines in the Pierce County Recycling Guide Pamphlet located on a board near the recycling bins. Please take the time to place your recyclables in the correct bin.

Note: The $25 County Solid Waste fee on your tax statement goes directly to Pierce County.