Wheeler County Transfer Stations
Randy & Corrina Jaeger (541) 350-7921 
Wheeler County Transfer Stations will no longer recycle paper products

 

Recycling/Solid Waste Schedules

Effective July 1, 2021

 

Fossil Transfer Station

Black Butte/County Road #19

Wednesday: 1-5pm & Saturday: 8am-Noon

 

Mitchell Transfer Station

Off Highway 207 approximately 1 mile NW of Mitchell

Friday & Sunday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 

Spray Transfer Station

Kahler Basin County Road

Wednesday and Saturday

7:00 am - 10:00 am

 

All Transfer Stations

 All grass must be bagged and disposed of as garbage.

Items accepted as recycling

Aluminum, steel/tin cans, corrugated cardboard and plastic milk/water jugs.

Separated, cleaned, boxed or bagged recyclables are FREE. No bundling required.

 

 

Metals/Appliances/Wood

The transfer stations accept all types of scrap metal (iron, steel, aluminum, copper) at no charge and $8.00 per non-refrigerated appliance. Clean wood waste is accepted at no charge.

 

 

Free E-Cycling available for limited time in Spring and Fall as advertised

Computers, most computer components, TVs, printers, scanners, copiers, DVD players, VCRs and stereo equipment are now accepted for recycling at all transfer stations.

 

 

Solid Waste (Garbage)

$0.15 per pound charged for solid waste, minimum charge of $3.00

Instructions for preparing your recycling

Tin/Steel Cans
Tin/Steel Cans

Wash thoroughly, removing all food residue and labels. Sort and recycle steel/tin cans and aluminum separately. A magnet will stick to steel cans. Cut off the tops & bottoms and flatten. Cans with rounded bottoms do not need to be flattened. DO NOT INCLUDE: steel/tin cans from products other than food or beverages.

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Cardboard
Cardboard

Flatten corrugated cardboard. Include flattened paperboard such as cereal boxes, laundry boxes, shoe boxes, beer/soda cartons, and egg cartons. DO NOT INCLUDE: magazines, catalogs, newspaper, office paper, junk mail or phone books.

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#2 Plastic Jugs
#2 Plastic Jugs

Wash thoroughly, removing all food residue and labels. Crush and dispose of lid in the garbage. Make sure the #2 is on the bottle or jug. DO NOT INCLUDE: Any other type of plastic jug, bottle or tub.

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Tin/Steel Cans
Tin/Steel Cans

Wash thoroughly, removing all food residue and labels. Sort and recycle steel/tin cans and aluminum separately. A magnet will stick to steel cans. Cut off the tops & bottoms and flatten. Cans with rounded bottoms do not need to be flattened. DO NOT INCLUDE: steel/tin cans from products other than food or beverages.

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