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Important Information To Read 

Before Visiting Trans-Jordan Landfill

ALL loads for disposal must be fully tarped and secured or a double fee will apply.  This applies to ALL  loads (including items such as concrete, dirt, white goods, etc.).  Rule Per South Jordan City Operating Permit.
NO Cash (including checks) is accepted at this time.  Must pay with Credit / Debit Card or on an existing account.
Due to extra precautions being taken to protect the public and our staff during COVID-19 we are experiencing longer wait times.  Be prepared for wait times up to 45 minutes during the week 60-90 minutes on Saturday.  Best times to visit are Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.  Lunch time hours are usually busy.
As of May 19, 2020 all Electronic Waste will be taken as trash and no longer recycled due to complications with COVID-19.  All Electronic Waste will now be charged as trash.
Visit our rates page (click on tab above) to view our rates for trash disposal, green waste disposal, and product costs.
For information on items we do not accept  or other common disposal questions, read through our Information & FAQ page.
We are currently out of ALL Blonde Wood Chip Products.  Compost and Premium Wood Chips are available.
Starting June 5th, the HHW Facility at the Salt Lake County Landfill will be open on Fridays and Saturdays.

Mon-Sat: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday: Closed


Due to complications with COVID-19 we are no longer able to recycle Electronic Waste therefore as of May 19, 2020 all Electronic Waste will be taken as trash and charged accordingly.

Must pay by Credit / Debit Card or a Pre-Paid Commercial Account

We are out of ALL blonde wood chip products (5/9/2020)

Compost and Premium Wood Chips are available

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Welcome to Trans-Jordan Landfill

Trans-Jordan Cities operates an environmentally responsible landfill at the south end of the Salt Lake Valley.  Our services include year round waste disposal, separate green waste disposal, sale of woodchips and certified compost, free recycling dropoff, free household hazardous waste acceptance and free tours and presentations.


New rules and procedures have been put in place to add protections for the public and our staff.  During this time please be prepared for longer lines and wait times if you plan on visiting our facility at this time.

The following will be strictly enforced until further notice:

  • NO CASH will be accepted.  Credit / Debit Card payments are accepted for all customers without a pre-paid commercial account
  • Flow control will be maintained, which will result in longer wait times
  • Employees will be following social / physical distancing guidelines and limiting conversations with customers.
  • Social / physical distancing applies to ALL locations at the landfill 


Municipal Solid Waste Gate Rate $31.00 per ton

$31.00 minimum charge for large commercial trucks

$10.00 minimum charge for regular trucks and trailers

Disposal of Regular Green Waste $17.00 per ton

$17.00 minimum charge for large commercial trucks

$8.00 minimum charge for regular trucks and trailers

Disposal of Oversized Green Waste Material $34.00 per ton

Other special handling fees such as Tires, Freon, Mattresses, etc. visit our RATES page for more information.


Visit our RATES page for more information on prices of compost and wood chips.



The Board of Trans-Jordan Cities will hold a public hearing on June 11, 2020 for the purpose of hearing comments on:
• Proposed increases in the tipping fees for Solid Waste Disposal. Proposed Fee Schedule can be found on
• Adoption of Final Budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2021.

Comments regarding the proposed increases and FY 2020 – 2021 budget will be heard during the Public Hearing on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Conference Room at Midvale City Hall 7505 Holden Street, Midvale, Utah. In addition to the anchor location listed above, the hearing will also be available via teleconference through GoToMeeting. If you wish to join via teleconference via telephone at
+1 (646) 749-3122 Access Code: 736-075-661 or

A copy of the proposed budget may be reviewed by interested persons at Trans-Jordan Cities starting June 1, 2020.

This notice is hereby provided in accordance with the provisions of the “Fiscal Procedures for Special Interlocal Entities” and Utah Code Section 11-13-531.

For additional information call (801) 256-2815 or email


For a copy of the upcoming proposed budget for FY 2020 – 2021 and Proposed Fee Increase click on one of the links below

Budget 2020-2021 Workbook v 6-1-2020 Posting Copy

Trans-Jordan Fee Schedule – Proposed July 1st 2020