Spring & Fall Clean Up
The City of Spearfish offers two opportunities during the year for residents to utilize the Restricted Use Site (RUS) free of charge. Spearfish and Lawrence County residents are encouraged to participate in the fee waived events to eliminate the junk and clutter on their property.
Fall Clean Up Days
Fall clean up days are September 20th through 22nd. Curbside pickup will not be available.
The Restricted Use Site (RUS) is located on Highway 85, 1.5 miles north of I-90's Exit 10 intersection, then left on Camp Comfort Road and will be open free of charge during these days from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The following items are accepted:
- Construction Materials
- Grass Clippings
- Mattresses/Box Springs
Gas / Diesel Powered Items
Lawn mowers, weed eaters and any other gas/diesel powered item needs to be completely drained of all fluids (fuel and oil) before being accepted at the RUS.
Tires without rims and appliance which use freon will be accepted for a fee.
Items Not Accepted
The following items are not accepted at the RUS:
- Chemicals and Hazardous or Toxic Wastes
- Household Garbage
- Treated Lumber
Larger Clean-Out Containers for Rent
In addition, larger clean-out containers are available to rent from the Utility Billing office through-out the year with the exception of clean up days. See the policy and procedures for obtaining these services.
2019 Spring Clean Up Days
The 2019 Spring Clean Up Days are April 25th through 28th, with curbside pick up limited to 3 items.
Pick Up Services
Thursday and Friday, April 25th and 26th, City crews will offer free pick up services for Spearfish residents. Per City policy, residents are limited to three large items. Crews will not pick up:
- Construction materials
- Metal posts
- Plastic items
- Wood items
- Yard waste
Disposal of large items, including appliances (without freon), will be available by calling Public Works at 642-1333, from Monday, April 15th through Wednesday, April 24th at 4 p.m. You must call in to have items picked up.
No requests will be accepted after 4 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24th. Free pick up does not apply to commercial accounts.