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Scott Area Landfill

Address: 11555 110th Avenue
(County Road Y-48), Davenport, IA 52804

Phone:  (563) 381-1300
Fax:  (563) 381-1301
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Directions: See map. The Scott Area Landfill is located on County Road Y-48 three miles south of Highway 61 (West River Drive). From Davenport, take River Drive west past the I-280 interchange to the next intersection with a stoplight. Turn left (south) onto Y-48 and the Landfill is 3 miles down on the left-hand side of the road.


Winter Hours, October-April
7 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday

Summer Hours, May-September
7 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday
7 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday

Open 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays year-round.

Closed Holidays

*All vehicles should be unloaded and exit the gate by closing time.

Scott Area Landfill serves residents and businesses by landfilling waste that is generated in Scott County, Iowa only.
 Regular garbage  $28.75/ton
 Construction & Demolition debris
 Shingles (Clean loads only. Other rules may apply.)
  Minimum charge* for Scott County residents
     *Less than one regular garbage can
 Appliances (Refrigerators and freezers must be empty.)

See city-specific information for curbside pickup availability.
 $5 each
 Ammonia Units  $50
 Ammonia Units out-of-county  $150
 Tires from Scott County residents (5 car tires per year)

See city-specific information for curbside pickup availability.
 No charge
 Tires (includes standard vehicle and semi tires; excludes heavy equipment tires)
 Scrap Metal  No charge
 Special Waste (Charged separately; pre-approval required: Visit our Special Waste section.)  Fees apply
 Paint, Pesticides, Cleaners, Fluorescent Light Fixtures & Bulbs

See the
HHM page.



• All loads must be tarped or tied down.

• Waste generated outside Scott County will not be accepted.
Liquids and hazardous materials (such as paints, pesticides/herbicides, automotive fluids, etc.) are not allowed in the landfill. You can arrange to dispose of these items through the Waste Commission's Household-Hazardous Material facility.

• Yard waste material such as grass, leaves, and logs may not be landfilled and must go to the Davenport Compost Facility.

• Electronic waste such as computers and TVs must go to the Electronic Demanufacturing Facility.
Asphalt shingles (clean) Accepted for a reduced fee.
Automotive (lead-acid) batteries Accepted during regular hours of operation at no charge.
Household (alkaline) batteries Can be safely put in your garbage.
Oil, oil filters & antifreeze Up to 25 gallons per month of used motor oil, antifreeze and drained oil filters can be recycled at no charge for residents. For businesses or if you have more than 25 gallons call 381-1300 for assistance.
Rechargeable batteries Accepted at all Waste Commission facilities during normal business hours at no charge, or by appointment through the Household Hazardous Material Program.
Also accepted at Batteries Plus locations during regular business hours. Call (563) 388-0808 (Davenport) or (309) 764-9555 (Moline) for more information.
Recyclables A drop-off recycling container is available for items that can be recycled through Scott County's curbside programs.

Building Material Reuse: For gently used building materials, visit Habitat ReStore.

Hauling: Waste Commission of Scott County does not provide hauling services. Local businesses offering these services are listed under “Garbage and Rubbish Collection” in the Yellow Pages.

Learn more about the Scott Area Landfill in our landfill education section.


11555 110th Avenue · Davenport, Iowa 52804 · (563)381-1300 · Fax: (563)381-1301
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