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Highlands County Landfill

Highlands County Landfill
12700 Arbuckle Creek Rd
Sebring, FL 33870
Highlands County
Phone: 863-386-6483
Facility Contact: Mr. Dick Gorman
http://www.hcbcc.net/Landfill.html
GPS: 27.501389, -81.291668
Facility Type: Type 1 Landfill

Landfill operations are located off Arbuckle Creek Road in a rural setting surrounded by hayfields and pasture land with grazing beef cattle. This state-of-the-art facility is on a 987 acre site with a treed buffer around it’s perimeter that minimize the visual impact of the operations. The site has a 35 acre double synthetic lined Class I landfill cell, a Construction and Demolition (C&D) cell plus areas for yard waste, tires, metal and other items that are recycled or reused on site. The facility has leachate collection and on-site leachate treatment plus methane gas collection with the gas then burned in a flare to minimize the greenhouse gas affects. A staff of fifteen operates the facility six days a week with over 100,000 tons of waste disposed of annually.

Refuse Disposal Fee Schedule
FY 09-10

Class I Waste/ Residential MSW (Bulk only)

$ 45.00 per ton

Class I Waste/Commercial MSW (Bulk only)

$ 45.00 per ton

White Goods (refrigerators, stoves, water heaters, etc.).

$ 20.00 per ton

Horticultural/Yard Trash (Bulk)

$ 25.00 per ton

Horticultural/Yard Trash, (Bagged)

$ 0.50 per bag

Construction & Demolition Waste (C&D) Waste/Debris

$ 25.00 per ton

Minimum Charge for Class I & Horticultural Bulk Items

$ 10.00 minimun

Minumun Charge for C & D Bulk Items

$ 10.00 minimun

Tires Bulk Rate

$110.00 per ton

Tires, Individual Car Tires

$ 2.00 per tire

Tires, Individual Truck Tires

$ 7.50 per tire

Tires, Individual Mobile Home Tires

$ 5.00 per tire

Large Truck Tires & OTR tires

$ 15.00 per tire

Vehicle & Trailer Weight Tickets

$ 5.00 per ticket

Animal Carcasses

$ 75.00 per ton

Asbestos (Need 48 hours notice)

$150.00 per ton

Contaminated Soil

$100.00 per ton

Road Base Materials
(Concrete paving, concrete roofing, asphalt roofing, asphalt paving)

Free

Grass

Free

Mobile Home Trailer 40’ or less = 10 tons $200.00 per trailer

Mobile Home Trailer w/ Drywall 40’ or less = 10 tons

$350.00 per trailer

Mobile Home Trailer over 40’ = 15 tons

$300.00 per trailer

Mobile Home Trailer w/Drywall over 40’ = 15 tons $450.00 per trailer

Fined Load Fee (Enforcement of Tarp Ordinance)

$ 50.00 per ton

Freon Removal $15.00/appliance

Stone Dust

$5.00 per ton

Hazardous Waste

NOT ACCEPTED



Garbage Collection Schedule


Avon Park Area Avon Park Area - Collection days are Monday and Thursday. Yard waste is collected on the first and third Wednesdays of the month. Reliable Sanitation is the franchised hauler for this area and may be reached at (863) 385-0817 .

Lake Placid Area This area is split into two different collection days. Some are the same days as above and the other collection days are Tuesday and Friday. Yard waste is collected on the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month for Tuesday/Friday customers. Reliable Sanitation is the franchised hauler for this area and may be reached at (863) 385-0817

Sebring Area - This is also split into two different collection days. Monday/Thursday customers have a yard debris pickup day the first and third Wednesdays of the month while the Tuesday/Friday customers have a yard debris pickup day the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month. Reliable Sanitation is the franchised hauler for this area and may be reached at (863) 385-0817 .

Tires, Oil, Batteries and Appliances are picked up on a Call-In basis ONLY. The customer must call the franchised hauler to request pickup. These services are provided at no additional cost. Contact your franchised hauler for additional information.

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