Cinder Lake Landfill

**ANNOUNCEMENT: Starting January 2, 2020 all trucks and trailers will weigh in & out on scale side.**

Landfill Rules

Safety Rules 

Obey all posted signs and Landfill personnel at all times. 

No speeding. The speed limit is 10 mph on the entire landfill property except where a lower limit is posted. The landfill is a working industrial site and speeding puts everyone at risk.

Do not pass moving vehicles.  Maintain safe following distances. 

Keep safe distance from other vehicles while unloading and remain within 6 feet of your vehicle.

Seat belts must be worn in moving vehicles at all times. 

Cell phone use is prohibited when customers are on or beyond the scales.

Uneven surface watch your step. Proper footwear recommended. (no open toe shoes)

Small children and pets are welcome at the landfill, however, it is imperative that they remain in the vehicle and not exit for any reason while unloading waste. 

Scavenging is strictly prohibited at the Cinder Lake Landfill. Scavenging can include but is not limited to: removing any item that is put into the landfill; removing any item from the recycling areas; removing items from the  Hazardous Products Center that is not on the recycling shelf; removing any item that is the property of or part of the Cinder Lake Landfill. 

No smoking on the landfill. Smoldering material of any kind is not accepted due to the risk of fire.

No abusive behavior verbal or physical against landfill employees or customers will not be tolerated.

Additional Rules for Contractors 

Safety gear is to be worn at all times, including appropriate footwear, high-visibility vests and hardhats when outside of the vehicle. 

Commercial customers may clean out hoppers turn boxes and remove/replace tarps in designated areas only. 

Failure to follow any of the above rules may result in being prohibited from entering the site in the future.

Cinder Lake Landfill General Information and Announcements
Working Face at the Cinder Lake Landfill


 Jeff Ely, Landfill Manager

6770 E. Landfill Road
Flagstaff, AZ  86004
Ph: (928) 213-2125
Fx: (928) 527-4678

Landfill Hours 

Mon. - Fri. Gates open:
7:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m. = last load
Saturday Gates open:
7:00 a.m., 4:00 p.m. = last load
Closed on Sundays
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day, 12pm closure on Dec. 24 and Dec. 31. HPC has different hours.