Solid Waste & Recycling

Garrard County Solid Waste & Recycling Program is responsible for managing the curbside trash collection contract, the convenience dump site contractors and the joint Garrard-Lincoln County Recycling Program.

Recycling Center

Garrard Recycle Center
402 South Campbell Street
Lancaster, KY 40444
Monday-Friday 8AM-3PM

Lincoln Recycle Center
457 Workhouse Rd
HWY 27 South
Stanford, KY 40484
(606) 365-9779
Monday-Friday 7AM-4PM
Saturday 8AM-12PM

Landfills and Transfer Stations

Rumpke Transfer Station

275 Hanging Forks Rd
Lancaster, KY 40444
Monday-Friday 7AM-4PM
Saturday 8AM-12PM
Large furniture – $15 each
Small furniture – $10 each
Contractor garbage bags – $4 each
Household garbage bags – $1 each

Tri-K Landfill

Lincoln County Ky Hwy 3249
(606) 365-7806
Monday-Friday 7AM-4PM
Saturday 7AM-Noon

Gate Rate:
Municipal Solid Waste $54.00 per ton
Construction and Demolition Debris $46.00 per ton
Special Waste (ex. shingles, asbestos) Call for rate
*Additional state, local, environmental and fuel fees may apply.

For Special Waste such as medical, asbestos, industrial, contaminated soil, etc. Call (502) 352-6250

Dead Animal Burial (Livestock)

(859) 792-3023
Cattle, horses, hogs, ostrich, llamas, goats, sheep, and deer.
Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM
Not available on Holidays

For disposal of other special wastes download the below document (Coming Soon)