News & Updates

Free Compost, No Limits, While Supplies Last!

Apr 22, 2019

The Solid Waste Agency is giving away compost for no charge to Linn County residents and businesses, no limit on quantity, while supplies last. Normally, the Agency only allows Linn County residents to take one ton of compost per visit for no charge.
Cover & Secure Your Load!

Mar 14, 2019

All loads entering the Solid Waste Agency must be covered and secured or will be subject to a fine.
Free Compost for Linn County Residents!

Mar 13, 2019

Get your lawn or garden in shape this year with free compost from the Solid Waste Agency! Linn County residents may take one ton of compost for no charge each time they visit the Agency’s compost/yard waste location, 2250 A Street SW, Cedar Rapids, near Czech Village.
Holiday Recycling & Disposal Tips

Dec 21, 2018

The holiday season is here. Whether you are making room for new stuff or getting rid of unwanted items, here is what you need to know about recycling and disposal.
Compost & Yard Waste Location Hours of Operation

Dec 17, 2018

The Solid Waste Agency's compost & yard waste location, 2250 A Street SW, Cedar Rapids, is open 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday.
Free Wood Chips!

Nov 10, 2018

The Solid Waste Agency is giving away wood chips for no charge starting Monday, November 12, 2018.
Goats Get Job Done

Mar 19, 2018

Goats ate grass and weeds covering a closed and capped 30-acre section of landfill at 1954 County Home Road, Marion.