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Battle Creek Landfill
219 Landfill Drive
Luray, Virginia 22835
Phone: (540) 743-3854
Fax: (540) 743-3651

For information regarding the Compacting/Recycling Sites, click here



Hours of Operation:
Monday - Saturday; 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Closed on Sundays

No commercial waste or large loads accepted after 3:00 p.m.

Schedule of Holiday Closings:
New Year's Day
Closed
Memorial Day
Closed
Independence Day
Closed
Labor Day
Closed
Thanksgiving Eve
Open Until Noon
Thanksgiving Day
Closed
Christmas Eve
Open Until Noon
Christmas Day
Closed



Page County residents are allowed to dispose of household/residential bagged waste at Battle Creek Landfill free of charge.  Non-residents, commercial customers and items that do not qualify as household/residential bagged waste are assessed a fee for disposal.  Household/residential waste is classified as refuse typical from a household and being generated by private citizens from their homes.  This waste includes household residential bagged trash, brush and tree limbs.  Tires, construction debris and rough materials do not classify as household/residential waste.

Please take items that are in good condition to one of the local Page One facilities located in Luray and Shenandoah.

All loads must be covered when transported on roadways.

Fee Schedule:
Commercial Bagged Waste
$45.00/ton
Sludge/Rough Material
$60.00/ton
Construction/Demolition/Rock & Concrete Debris
$60.00/ton
Bulky Non-Bagged Residential Waste
$60.00/ton
Light Material (Foam/Rubber)
$5.00/yd3

Disposal Fees for Tires:
Passenger/Light Truck Tires
$1.50 each
Truck Tires
$4.00 each
Tractor/Oversize*
$2.00 quarter
Tires on Rims/Wheels Additional
$1.00 each
Bulk/Business Rate
$155.00/ton
*Tractor/Oversize tires must be quartered before being brought to the landfill.




Unacceptable Waste:
The Landfill is unable to accept the following types of waste:
  • Radioactive/Volatile Wastes
  • Infectious/Biomedical Wastes
  • Substances determined to be toxic
  • Hazardous Material, including contaminated soil
  • Industrial wastes not meeting criteria
  • Oil and gas wastes
  • Manufacturing or mining wastes or by-products
  • Automobiles
  • Automobile fluff or other fluff materials
  • Commercial chemical products
  • Free liquids including petroleum, solvents, printing inks, dyes, and pesticides
  • Ignitable, flammable or explosive substances
  • Agricultural wastes
  • Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
  • Lead
  • Solid waste, residues or soils containing Dioxins or PCBs
  • Unstabilized sewage sludge or sludges that have not been dewatered
  • Pesticide containers that have not been triple rinsed
  • Drums that are not empty, properly cleaned, opened and crushed
  • Asbestos containing material, or friable asbestos material



Recycling:
The following items are accepted at the Landfill for recycling:
  • Plastics #1:  soda/water bottles
  • Plastics #2:  milk jugs/laundry detergent bottles
  • Electronics
  • Cardboard and Mixed Paper
  • Scrap Metal
  • Appliances
  • Refrigeration Units
  • Glass/Ceramics (All Colors)
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Tires (See Fee Schedule)
  • Rock/Concrete (See Fee Schedule)
  • Yard Waste/Brush


Rules, Regulations & Policies:
The County has established rules, regulations and policies for the Landfill, as adopted by the Board of Supervisors.  The Rules and Regulations Policy ensures the safe, environmentally sound and efficient operation of the Landfill, in accordance with State and Federal regulations.  The Tip Fee Policy sets the payment rates for certain categories of customers and materials.  The Landfill Payment Policy sets forth the billing and payment of landfill accounts for customers.



Staff:
Lynda Minke, Landfill Director
lminke@pagecounty.virginia.gov
 
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