Solid Waste Management District


Hancock County Sanitary Landfill

3763 County Road 140, Findlay, OH  45840
 PHONE:  419-299-3638

Due to the Eclipse, the Landfill will be closed Monday, April 8, 2024



*****The Landfill will return to Summer Hours on April 1, 2024.***** 
Those hours are:
Monday - Friday: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm        Saturday: 7:00 am - 11:30 am 

***All loads must be Covered/Secured traveling to AND from the Landfill.  The Fee for an uncovered/unsecured load is $25.00.  

Let's work together to keep our roads clean! 

2024 Holiday Hours:

The Landfill will be OPEN on:

Martin Luther King Jr. Day- January 15, 2024
Presidents Day- February 19, 2024
Juneteenth- June 19, 2024
Columbus Day- October 14, 2024  
Veterans Day- November 11, 2024
Friday after Thanksgiving- November 29, 2024

Landfill will be CLOSED on:

Total Eclipse Day- April 8, 2024 
Memorial Day- May 27, 2024
Independence Day- July 4, 2024
Labor Day- September 2, 2024
Thanksgiving Day- November 28, 2024
Christmas Day, December 25, 2024
New Years Day- January 1, 2025


There will be an additional charge of $12.00 per Mattress, $12.00 per Box Spring and $12.00 per Sleeper Sofa.  This will be in addition to the charge by weight.

The landfill has a minimum charge of $15.00, which covers the disposal of up to 800 pounds of waste.  After 800 lbs. a charge of $1.50 per 100 lbs. will apply. 

Cost per ton for municipal trash (generated within Hancock County) is $37.75, which includes fee's.


*The landfill does accept televisions of all types and sizes. "Old style" projection and tube televisions. 

**Household furniture can be disposed of at our facility.**

*Asphalt shingles, drywall, construction debris are all accepted, but no debris containing any type of asbestos is permitted.*

WE CANNOT accept AG Tires of any type, Brush, Yard Waste, Infectious or Hazardous Waste Materials.


The Hancock County Sanitary Landfill is permitted as a Municipal Solid Waste Landfill facility. This means that the facility can accept municipal and industrial solid waste.

The landfills operating permit was issued in compliance  with  Federal Subtitle “D” regulations. To  satisfy the Ohio EPA requirements, Steven C. Wilson P.E., P.S., has been contracted by the  Hancock  County Board  of Commissioners to act as sanitary engineer for the landfill.