Sanitation Utilities


Under the direction of the Community Works Director, this division is responsible for overseeing and monitoring the solid waste contractor’s performance.                   

The Sanitation Utility Division consists of Operations, Maintenance and special programs. The Community Works Director is responsible for the Operations area and serves as the liaison between the City and its solid waste contractor, Waste Management, Inc.
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New Service For Farmington Residents

At Your Door Special Collection® service!

Have special home-generated waste picked up from the convenience of your front door or driveway. Items like paint, electronics and garden chemicals can be disposed of safely.

Call 1-800-449-7587 or go online to to schedule a collection. 

You’ll receive a collection kit in the mail, put your items into the bag, and the place it outside on your scheduled collection day.

AYD Television Recycling.

Farmington AYD webpage update


Waste Management Landfill Disposal Rules

Farmington residents can dispose of up to 2 cubic yards of solid waste every month at no additional cost.

Residents must present a valid photo ID and a current utility bill (within 60 days) with a Farmington address. The address or name on the bill must match the photo ID. 

Some restrictions apply:
*Residential waste only
*Limited to 2,000 lbs. per load per household
*Loads over 2,000 lbs. and all tires are subject to standard gate rate
 *Prohibited and unauthorized wastes not accepted (liquids, Freon-containing appliances, paints, pesticides, batteries, hazardous wastes)

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A Letter from Waste Management

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San Juan County Landfill Post Collections Facility Operations Procedures


Fee (Sanitation Page)

Sanitation and Curbside Recycling Rates & Service Fees


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City of Farmington Waste Management Route Map

Monthly Report

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June 2021 Green Facts Report

Toxic and Hazardous Waste Disposal Event Information


Recycling Services