Recycling & Yard Waste Center: 3241 Park Drive, Kansas City, KS 66102
The Recycling & Yard Waste Center is open free of charge to Wyandotte County Residents. The center can accept items like clear, brown, and colored glass; mixed office paper, cardboard, food & beverage cans, plastics #1-7, grass clippings, garden trimmings, leaves, branches, and stumps. Visitors will need to show proof of residency with a drivers license, BPU bill, or some other document displaying their name and address.
The Center is open from 10 AM to 3 PM Thursday through Sunday from:
- April 8 to November 28, and
- December 4 to March 27, 2022
The center cannot accept stumps or logs larger than 12 inches in diameter or branches longer than 4 feet. To view the complete list of accepted items, download or view the What items can the Yard Waste & Recycling Center accept?(PDF, 182KB) PDF.
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Center: 2443 S 88th Street, Kansas City, KS 66111
Can't put it in the trash? Bring it to the HHW! The HHW is available to Wyandotte County residents free of charge. Products accepted include auto batteries, used motor oil, brake fluid, carburetor cleaner, degreasers, gasoline & fuels, furniture stripper, glue with solvents, latex & oil-based paints, paint thinner, putty, grout, caulk & spackle, roofing tar, stain varnish & lacquer, aerosol products, drain & oven cleaners, mothballs, nail polish remover, polish with solvents, spot remover, and propane cylinders. Visitors will need to show proof of residency with a drivers license, BPU bill, or some other document displaying their name and address.
The HHW Center is open from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM on the following days in 2021:
- April 17
- May 15
- June 19
- July 17
- August 21
- September 18
- October 16
To view the full list of accepted items, read or download the "What items can the Household Hazardous Waste Center Accept?(PDF, 920KB)" PDF. To share these events with your friends, family, and neighbors, check out the WyCo Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days events on Facebook.
Johnson County Landfill: 17955 Holiday Drive, Shawnee, KS 66217
Residents who are Waste Management customers can bring in one truckload of yard waste per week for drop off. Anything more than one truckload per week will result in a fee. Visitors will need to show proof of residency with a drivers license, BPU bill, or some other document displaying their name and address.
The Landfill is open from 8 AM to 3:30 PM Monday through Friday and 8 AM to Noon on Saturday. The Landfill can accept:
- Branches or sticks 3 inches or less in diameter and 4 feet or less in length
- Stumps 3 inches in diameter or less