Rates, Fees and Other Charges

Effective January 1, 2017

Small Vehicle Transfer Station

  • Car

    $3.00

  • Passenger Vehicle

    $6.00

  • Cargo Vehicle

    $11.00

  • Trailer Only

    $11.00

  • Car or Passenger Vehicle with Trailer (waste in both)

    $14.00

  • Cargo Vehicle with Trailer (waste in both)

    $14.00

  • Uncovered Load (additional charge)

    50% of vehicle charge

Customers in business of hauling refuse pay a per load occupation tax in addition to the vehicle rates.

See also: special wastes and special fees

Municipal Solid Waste Landfill

  • Refuse (including special wastes), per ton

    $20.75

  • Minimum Charge, per ton

    $20.75

  • Refuse (including special wastes), per cubic yard (if scale is inoperative)

    $6.75

  • Uncovered Load (additional charge)

    50% of Vehicle Charge
    Minimum of $50.00

See also: special wastes and special fees

Compost Facility

  • Car

    $3.00

  • Passenger Vehicle

    $6.00

  • Cargo Vehicle

    $11.00

  • Trailer Only

    $11.00

  • Car or Passenger Vehicle with Trailer (waste in both)

    $14.00

  • Cargo Vehicle with Trailer (waste in both)

    $14.00

  • Uncovered Load (additional charge)

    50% of vehicle charge

  • Yard/Wood Waste, per ton

    $15.75

  • Minimum Charge, per ton

    $15.75

  • Yard/Wood Waste, per cubic yard (if scale is inoperative)

    $8.00

  • Uncovered Load (additional charge)

    50% of Vehicle Charge
    Minimum of $50.00

Construction & Demolition Waste Landfill

  • Car

    $4.00

  • Passenger Vehicle

    $4.00

  • Cargo Vehicle

    $4.00

  • Trailer Only

    $4.00

  • Car or Passenger Vehicle with Trailer (waste in both)

    $4.00

  • Cargo Vehicle with Trailer (waste in both)

    $4.00

  • Construction & Demolition Waste, per ton

    $4.00

  • Minimum Charge, per ton

    $4.00

  • Construction & Demolition Waste, per cubic yard (if scale is inoperative)

    $4.00

Special Wastes

(additional to Small Vehicle Transfer Station and Municipal Solid Waste Landfill fees)

  • Special Waste Permit (adminstrative charge at landfill)

    $5.00 per permit

  • Asbestos-containing Materials

    $25.00 per vehicle

  • Special Wastes Requiring Segregation

    $25.00 per vehicle

Special Fees

(additional to Small Vehicle Transfer Station and Municipal Solid Waste Landfill fees)

  • Appliances, per unit

    $5.00

  • Car and Light Truck Tires, per tire

    $3.00

  • Large Truck Tires, per tire

    $6.50

  • Heavy Equipment Tires, per tire

    $11.50

  • Unacceptable Load, per incident

    $100.00

Occupation Tax

per Lincoln Municipal Code 8.32.150 PDF

  • Per ton of refuse, when applicable

    $11.00

Resolution A-89917 adopted by City Council on August 8, 2016 and Ordinance 20082 adopted by City Council on August 18, 2014

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Definitions

  • Car

    A vehicle that has a trunk. The cargo space and passenger space are separate.

  • Passenger Vehicle

    A vehicle where the cargo and passenger space are enclosed in the same area (i.e. hatchbacks, station wagons, SUV's, minivans & "crossover" vehicles).

  • Cargo Vehicle

    Pickups that have open or enclosed (with topper or shell) cargo space and cargo vans with only driver and front passenger seating (i.e. 2 person seating capacity). Vehicles must be 1 ton or less in rated vehicle size.

  • Trailer

    Cargo area of 60 sq. ft. or less and not to exceed 5 ft.in cargo height, including enclosed trailers such as livestock or "u-haul" trailers. Cargo space that is partitioned off and cargo space with other items not being disposed of (i.e. toolboxes) will be included when determining the size of the cargo area.

  • Uncovered Load

    Refuse, brush or yard wastes, including appliances, furniture, garbage cans (and lids) and bagged waste must be securely TARPED, NETTED AND / OR TIED from the point of origin of the waste. Wastes that are enclosed by a topper or shell, or are in a closed trunk or closed passenger space are considered secured.

  • Car and Light Truck Tires

    Car / Passenger / Pickup or Van.

  • Large Truck Tires

    Large Truck (over the road).

  • Heavy Equipment Tires

    Farm / Industrial (off road).