The landfill and residential recycling are currently closed, due to high winds.

For up-to-the-minute information on unscheduled landfill closures, call the 24-hour landfill information line at (970) 498-5770. See Weather Closure Policy.

Larimer County Landfill Open to the Public

The Larimer County Landfill is open to the public and is open for business during the Shelter in Place orders. We will be updating any changes on our website as new development takes place. The public is encouraged to follow the Shelter in Place orders and only travel due to essential circumstances. See the CDPHE memo about critical services for details. The following program modifications are in effect:

Household Hazardous Waste:

  • Hazardous waste will be accepted outside of the building during normal business hours. 
  • The shopping area will be closed until further notice. 

Berthoud and Wellington Convenience Centers:

  • Closed until further notice. Trash and recycling can be taken to the Larimer County Landfill.
Landfill Gate

Contact Us

5887 S. Taft Hill Road
Fort Collins, CO 80526

24-hour information line: (970) 498-5770
Main office: (970) 498-5760
Larimer County Recycling Center: (970) 372-3362

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