Bringing materials to the Marathon County Landfill? You’ve come to the right place for what we accept, facility hours, and where you can find us.
Didn't find what you needed?
Call the Solid Waste and Recycling Information
Line at 877-270-3989.
Last load accepted ½ hour before closing time.
WEEKDAYS: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Mar/Apr/May/Sept/Oct/Nov 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
June/July/Aug 8:00 a.m. to noon
Dec/Jan/Feb Closed Saturdays until March 2014
Open - December 24th (Tuesday) 7am – 4pm.
CLOSED - Christmas Day December 25th (Wednesday).
Open - December 31st (Tuesday) 7am – 4pm.
CLOSED- New Year’s Day January 1st (Wednesday).
Regular Hours Resume - January 2nd, 2014 (Thursday).
Standard Disposal Fee - $41 per ton (as of 1/1/13)
$11 Minimum fee per load for 500 pounds or less of "regular" refuse.
$22 Minimum fee per load for less than 1,001 pounds and greater than 500 pounds of "regular" refuse.
Over 1,000 pounds the fee is pro-rated at $41 per ton.
Regular refuse DOES include:
Construction/demolition debris - includes shingles but you may also choose the new option of recycling shingles. Please keep metals and other recyclables separate.
Regular refuse DOESNOT include:
Click here for a list of Marathon County Landfill's disposal and recycling fees, directions to the landfill and information about the Clean Sweep Program.
Go to our "What do we do with" page to find fees, locations, and/or other information about items not listed on the previous link.
The Marathon County Solid Waste Department, Landfill, and Hazardous Waste Facility are located at:
R18500 Highway 29
Ringle, WI 54471
The landfill is approximately 12 miles east of Wausau on the north side of Highway 29, 1.5 miles east of the Ringle/County Rd Q exit (do not take this Ringle exit). Continue past Q and get into the left-hand turn lane off of HWY. 29