Hunter Ferrell Municipal Solid Waste Landfill
Items that require special handling or prohibited:
- Only waste generated within the city of Irving is allowed.
- Proof of residency, driver's license and a current water bill (the names must match), is required upon entry.
- Salvaging is not allowed.
- Individuals are responsible for unloading their waste materials at the designated area. Individuals not unloading waste, especially children, should remain in their car.
- Vehicles immobilized or left unattended will be towed at the owner's expense.
Items that are recycled and must be separated from other waste:
- Chemicals or flammable materials (i.e. gasoline, household cleaners, pool chemicals, etc.) or waste that is considered hazardous, unidentifiable or questionable cannot be disposed of at the landfill. Dallas County residents should call the Home Chemical Collection Center at (214) 553-1765 for more information on how to properly dispose of household hazardous materials.
- Roofing materials are accepted from residents in vehicles as described under the fees/charges section. Residents with roofing materials must have a roofing permit with their name and address matching their driver's license.
- Household paint must be put in sealed containers, preferably original container, not larger than 5 gallons in size. No more than 5 gallons at any one time.
- Used motor oil must be put in a container less than 1 gallon in size with a secure lid or cap. No more than 5 gallons at any one time.
- Automotive tires must be from a passenger car or light truck, only. If you have more than 5 tires, a fee of $1.00 per tire, plus the tipping fee for the weight of the load ($40 per ton) will be assessed. No one address or individual will be allowed to dispose of more than 16 tires in any one month.
- Lead acid automotive batteries should be from a passenger car or light truck, only. No more than 3 at any one time.
- Appliances and metal materials are recycled at the landfill and must be separated from other waste. The vehicle fees stated above still apply.
To contact the Solid Waste Services Department, call (972) 721-8059.