Shelby County Garbage Transfer

1129 1200th St.
Harlan, IA 51537


Shelby Garbage Transfer StationThe transfer station is located 1 mile North of Harlan. West of HWY 59 on 1200th St.


(712) 755-5010


Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Sundays: CLOSED
Holidays: CLOSED major holidays

Garbage (solid waste)

Residents and Commercial Businesses can haul garbage to the transfer station. All incoming customers are required to weigh on the scale. After the load is weighed, customers proceed to the transfer station to unload the garbage. After the load is unloaded, customers go back and weigh empty at the scale station. Effective July 1, 2016 the cost of disposal for garbage is $45 per ton, minimum charge $8.00.

All customers must have their loads dumped and paid for by 4:00 p.m.