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Solid Waste Transfer Facility

** Landfill **
Solid Waste Transfer Facility
3495 Jackass Gulch
Emmett, ID 83617
Phone: (208) 365-2604

Change of Services due to Novel Coronavirus COVID-19
The Solid waste Transfer Facility (JAG) is implementing measures to reduce the risk of exposure and assure the safety of our personnel and the public. Services at the facility are restricted as follows:

Jackass Gulch Facility…
  • Open Monday thru Saturday, 9:00-AM to 4:30-PM.
  • We will not make exact change. Fees will be rounded up to the nearest $5.00.
  • We will be operating with reduced staff.
  • We are limiting our interactions with public for the protection of both.
  • We will not be helping public unload their items.
  • We will not be having free trash day this year.
Montour Facility…
  • Only open Saturdays 8:00-AM to 1:00-PM.
  • Only one (1) car allowed in the site at a time. If violated facility will be closed.
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Department Head: Martin Joyce
Phone: (208) 365-2604

Hours of Operation: Mon – Sat, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

We are closed on the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veteran’s Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving and the Friday after, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
 
Fee Schedule:
Tires without Rims …… $2.50
Tires with Rims …..…… $3.50
Batteries ………………… $1.50
Oil …………………………. $.25 per gallon
Propane Tanks …..…….. $1.50
Mattresses ………….….. $1.00 each
Televisions ……………… $1.00 each
Cleanup ………………..… $33.00 per ton
Construction Waste …… $33.00 per ton
Processed Lumber …..… $33.00 per ton
Metal …………………..…. $33.00 per ton

OUT OF COUNTY RESIDENTS … $66.00 per ton
 
Frequently Asked Questions – Answers
Is JAG a Landfill or Transfer Station?
JAG is considered both. Most of our waste is transferred to Clay Peak Landfill in Payette County, We bury sheetrock, concrete and asphalt shingles. Brush is burned in fall and winter.

Why do we need to be stopped and weighed?
The weight of all waste needs to be reported to Southwest District Health Department.

What is considered household trash?
Household trash is your kitchen garbage waste.

What don’t you accept?
Hazardous waste, tractor tires, semi (truck) tires. No campers, boats or trailers.

Why do I need to separate my lumber?
Processed wood is treated and needs to be hauled to Payette County.

Why do I need to put grass clippings in the barn and not with brush?
Many people treat their lawn with chemicals so we need to haul to Payette County.

What does JAG recycle?
Newspapers, aluminum cans, metal, cardboard.