County of Greensville, Virginia

Landfill

Landfill

980 Maclins Creek Road
Emporia, Virginia 23847

Phone: (434) 348-3379
Fax: (434) 348-4257

Directions to landfill

Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Saturdays and Holidays - Closed

Sunday - Closed

Holiday Closings

New Year’s Day - Jan 1
Independence Day - July 4
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day - Dec 25


Staff

Buck Jones

Landfill Supervisor
E-mail

Clifton Bailey

Landfill Operator

Steve House

Landfill Operator
E-mail

Frank Moseley

Scale Operator

Jim Seaborn

Scale Operator

Greensville County's Sanitary Landfill is located about 4 miles west of Emporia north of U.S. Route 58 on Maclins Creek Road.

Landfill sign

Payment

All landfill users are billed monthly by mail.

No cash is accepted at the landfill.

Disposal Fee Schedule

Effective July 1, 2015

Greensville County's Landfill accepts waste only from the County and City of Emporia unless so directed by the Board of Supervisors.

Greensville County residents can dispose of household waste at no cost. As directed by City of Emporia policy, Emporia residents will be charged as per the below fee schedule for all waste they dispose of at the landfill.

Industries with special disposal needs should contact the Landfill Supervisor at (434) 348-3379.

Click here to download the amendments to the County Code for Solid Waste Management

Item Fee
Industrial waste, municipal waste, and commercial waste deposited into the landfill: $48.00 per ton
Household and residential waste that was generated within Greensville County and disposed of by Greensville County residents: No charge to county residents
Clean, burnable wood products such as brush, limbs, stumps, land-clearing debris, and wood products that are free of municipal solid waste, metal, rock, brick, paint, and other inert debris: $10.00 per ton (No charge to county residents)
Ash: $48.00 per ton
Inert debris, such clean dirt, rock, brick, broken concrete (no longer than 1 square foot) and other such material that is free of municipal solid waste, metal, and wood: No charge if disposed of in the "rock" pile pending approval of Landfill Supervisor
All metal items such as washing machines, water heaters, along with ferrous and non-ferrous metal products, provided the metal items are not mixed with municipal solid waste, wood, paper, rock, brick, dirt, and other debris: No charge if disposed of in the "metal pile"
   
Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, and other refrigeration equipment containing ozone-depleting compounds such as chlorofluorocarbons (CFC's) and hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC's) are billed as per the following:  
Refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners disposed of by County of Greensville residents: No charge to county residents
Refrigerators and freezers disposed of by City of Emporia residents: $10 each
Air conditioners disposed of by City of Emporia residents: $12 each
Refrigerators and freezers disposed of by commercial businesses that are not certified by a certified technician as being free of Freon: $12 each
Air conditioners disposed of by commercial businesses that are not certified by a certified technician as being free of Freon: $12 each
Refrigerators and freezers disposed of by commercial businesses that are certified by a certified technician as being free of Freon: $10 each
   
Tires brought to the Landfill are charged at the following rates: $100.00 per ton

Items Not Accepted at the Landfill

The following types of waste are not accepted at the landfill:

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