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Cost & Location

Garbage is only accepted at 1954 County Home Road, Marion, Iowa.

Solid Waste Agency staff are NOT authorized to unload any materials from customer vehicles or trailers. Customers are responsible for unloading items from their vehicles or trailers.

Cost & Location

Fees (New fees take effect July 01, 2024)

  • For all weighed loads $45.00/ton ($22.00 minimum charge)
  • Flat-fee for pickup truck & full-size vans $22.00
  • Flat-fee for SUVs/minivans
    (includes crossovers & wagons)$15.00
  • Flat-fee for cars (includes compacts & sedans)$12.00
  • Box Trucks (U-Haul, Penske, Ryder, etc.)
    $48.00 minimum (for trucks that use residential unloading area)
  • Mattresses
  • Bulky Waste$75.00/ton
  • Clean Rubble
    (Mon - Fri Only)$20.00/ton ($20.00 minimum charge)
  • Fee for uncovered or unsecured loadsUp to $100.00
  • Tipping fee doubles for loads containing cardboard or other banned materials


Garbage is only accepted at 1954 County Home Road, Marion, Iowa.

Get Directions


The Agency accepts credit cards and debit cards, cash, and business checks. Payment is due at the time of service.

Business accounts may be established by calling (319) 377-5290.

Asbestos & Special Waste

Garbage loads deemed special waste or asbestos have their own disposal process. Visit the Asbestos page and the Industrial & Special Waste page for their disposal procedures and fees.