Waste Management
Though not a City of Aztec Office or Service, the City of Aztec contracts to Waste Management (effective March 2019) to pick-up and dispose of solid waste / trash.

➠ Welcome Letter from Waste Management (PDF 554 Kb)

Benefits to Aztec Customers

Benefit Free access to the San Juan County Landfill (managed by WM) to all residents six (6) times per year.

Benefit Two (2) Community-Wide Clean-up events to be held in the spring and fall.

Benefit Two (2) E-waste (Electronic) clean-up that will be held in conjunction with the community clean-ups.

Benefit Two (2) Free Bulky item pickup, such as furniture, mattresses, and appliances at your location.

Benefit Two (2) Free Green Waste (grass clippings, leaves, weeds, branches up to 4 feet in length) pickups/year.

San Juan County Landfill Hours

Monday - Friday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed on: New Year's Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Landfill Phone: (505) 386-5005
Customer Service: (505) 327-6284
Web: ➠ WM Website for Aztec
➠ WM Landfill Info


Community Cleanup Events

Acceptable items include regular household trash, appliances without refrigerant, green waste and bulky items, such as furniture and mattresses. Bring your excess household trash to one of two locations for these events:

Convenience Center, 303 S. Ash Street
Riverside Park, 500 S. Light Plant Road

Upcoming cleanups:

April 12-22, 2019
October 11-21, 2019

E-Waste Events

Residents can bring approved E-waste for free disposal on the Saturday of the community cleanup to the Convenience Center located at 303 S. Ash Street. Approved items include televisions, computers, monitors and similar electronic equipment.

Upcoming E-waste events:

April 20, 2019
October 19, 2019

Yard Waste Events

Acceptable items include grass clippings, leaves, tree branches and brush. Items must be cut, bundled and tied at 50lb. maximum weight and 4ft. maximum length. Unacceptable items include dirt, stone, concrete, rock. No limbs larger than 3in. in diameter. Upcoming yard waste events:

May 6 -10, 2019
Call Waste Management by May 3,2019 to schedule curbside pickup
November 11-15, 2019
Call Waste Management by November 8, 2019 to schedule curbside pickup


Curb-side recycling will begin September 1, 2019.
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