Welcome to the Delta County Landfill, Delta Wide Recycling and Delta County Composting Website

While here, you have the to opportunity to learn useful information on how to make your trip to your Landfill, Recycling Center and Compost Site a safe and enjoyable experience. We have the following information available:

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions that are not answered here. Delta Solid Waste Management Authority also meets monthly and these are open to the public. View the meeting schedule.

Delta County Landfill, Delta Wide Recycling and Compost Site
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8:00am-3:00pm
Thu 8:00am-6:00pm
Sat 8:00am-Noon
Compost site open 24/7

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 198
Escanaba, MI 49829

(906) 786-9056

Landfill Closure Dates

Delta County Landfill will be closed for recycling and waste drop off on the following holidays:

  • New Years Day (January 1)
  • Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day (First Monday in September)
  • Thanksgiving Day (Last Thursday in November)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)


Attention: We will be closed Saturday December 25, 2021 and Saturday January 1, 2022 in observance of the Holidays.

Effective: 17 December 2021 through 01 January 2022

Recycling Center is open for drop-off