Great River Regional Waste Authority, Fort Madison Iowa

Our Services


The landfill in Fort Madison, and the Transfer Station in Keokuk accept all non-hazardous solid waste for proper disposal from local residents, general contractors and local businesses.

All loads entering and leaving this facility need to be tarped or secured to stop liter from leaving the load A $10.00 fee will be added to each load that is not secured or tarped. This fee will raise in $10.00 increments for each offence.

Rates are:

General Solid Waste:  $42.50 per ton (minimum charge of $3.50)
Construction/Demolition Waste:  $42.50 per ton (Main facility only)
Asphalt Shingles: Loads must be clean of all plastics, wood, and garbage. Loads can only have shingles and tarpaper and roofing nails in them. GRRWA is offering a $10.00 reduction per ton for clean loads of asphalt shingles. Participants need to call the main office for details, contractors need to call if they want to be part of the program.
Special Waste Material:  Call for prices (Main facility only)
Tree Trimmings:  $24.00 per ton (minimum charge of $3.50)
Leaves, grass, and processed wood (chips):  No charge (Please empty plastic bags, boxes, etc.)
Appliances: $8.00 per unit. This includes:  microwaves, hot water heaters, washer, dryer, refrigerator, freezer, stove, de-humidifier, dishwasher, and furnaces. These appliances contain materials that cannot go into the waste stream. Removal and special handling is required by IDNR to be performed by licensed environmental recyclers.
Waste Tires:  Car and Light Truck, Rims, and for other sizes please contact us for pricing.

E-Waste Recycling:  Council TVs and Projection TVs, computer monitors, and Laptops, and all other electronics including: Printers,Radios, Cellphones ,Drop cords, Christmas lights, ETC (Please call for pricing)