Sandoval County Landfill offers Free Half-Day for county residents on Saturday, November 18, 2023 from 8:00 am to Noon.

Event is a joint venture with the City of Rio Rancho and The Town of Bernalillo

Bernalillo, NM, November 3, 2023: Sandoval County residents are encouraged to take advantage of the Free Half-Day Dump Day at its landfill located at 2708 Iris NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87144 on Saturday, November 18, 2023, between 8:00 a.m. and Noon. Residents can make multiple trips to the landfill free of charge during this time frame. Per-trip limitations are four tires, two televisions, and 10 gallons of household hazardous. This is the fourth and final free-half day for 2023.

According to Chris Perea, Landfill Manager for Sandoval County, the landfill accepts:

• cardboard (flattened, no packaging),
• plastics (1 through 7),
• scrap metal,
• mixed paper,
• electronics (computers, CPUs, PC’s, laptops, keyboards, mouse),
• televisions and CRT (older computer screens),
• Tires (4 per visit, passenger tires only),
• Appliances (including Freon-containing appliances), and
• Hazardous Household Waste
o Aerosol spray cans, pesticides, antifreeze, fuels, paints, lead acid batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, pool chemicals, cleaners, items containing mercury, solvents, oil and oil filters, and butane bottles.

For more information, please contact Chris Perea at (505) 867-0816 or