News & Updates

Compost Facility Maintenance Shop Project

Jan 21, 2022

The Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency is seeking bids for its Compost Facility Maintenance Shop project, located at 2250 A Street SW, Cedar Rapids.
Holiday Recycling Tips!

Dec 22, 2021

Get Ready for the Holidays & Take Back Your Space! 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.
Winter Hours 2021-2022

Nov 8, 2021

During winter months, the amount of people using Solid Waste Agency services decreases greatly. Reducing the Agency’s hours of operation over winter saves in fuel usage and wear on heavy equipment.
Mount Trashmore Hours, Closing Date Set & More

Oct 28, 2021

The Mount Trashmore trails and overlook will be open 9:00am - 4:00pm, Tuesday - Sunday beginning Tuesday, November 02, 2021 (the trails are closed Mondays). Visitors are encouraged to visit the Mount Trashmore webpage to check current trail conditions before heading out to visit: The trails and overlook will close for the season On Friday, November 12, 2021 at 4:00pm.
County Home Road Open!

Apr 13, 2021

From Linn County Secondary Road Department:  County Home Road is now open to traffic following completion of the final phase of a three-phase improvement project. Construction on County Home Road between N Center Point Road and Gilmore Road included 10” concrete paving, the addition of right and left turn lanes, and a roundabout at the C Ave Ext intersection.
A Better Option for Unwanted Furniture & More!

Mar 25, 2021

Spring cleaning season is here! As Linn County residents dig through their garages, basements, storage sheds, and everywhere else to take back space, the Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency wants to remind everyone that there are other options besides the landfill for some unwanted items. Central Furniture Rescue in Cedar Rapids is continuing to help the community, providing furniture and household items to those transitioning from homelessness to living in their own homes.
City of Cedar Rapids Budget Information

Feb 8, 2021

The City of Cedar Rapids is a member community of the Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency. Cedar Rapids City Manager Jeff Pomeranz presented Cedar Rapids City Council Members with his proposed budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021 at a special council meeting on February 8.
Public Notice: The Reissuance or Postpermit Modification of a Municipal Solid Waste Sanitary Landfill Permit

Jan 19, 2021

The  Iowa  Department  of  Natural  Resources has  received  a  postpermit modification  request  from  the  Cedar  Rapids Linn  County  Solid Waste  Agency for the Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency Sanitary Landfill, a municipal  solid  waste  sanitary  landfill  originally  permitted  by  the  Department  in  1972, located 1954 County Home Road, Marion.
Solid Waste Agency Operations Information

Aug 17, 2020

Extending days and hours.
Storm Damage & Debris: Disposal Options

Aug 11, 2020

Storm damage and debris FAQs