Garbage Pickup

Garbage pickup is provided 52 times a year for the more than 11,000 households in Cedar Falls. A large item collection service is provided on a daily basis.

Transfer Station

1524 State Street
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

garbage truck

The Transfer Station is available for:

For Yard & Solid Waste
Tuesday–Friday  |  7 am–6 pm Summer hours (April thru October)

Tuesday–Friday  |  7 am–5 pm Winter hours (November thru March)

Saturday  |  8 am–3 pm

For Yard Waste Only
Monday  |  7 am–6 pm Summer hours (April thru October)

Learn More About the Transfer Station


The Cedar Falls Municipal Utilities handles the billing for refuse collection by Public Works Department.