Solid Waste Department

The Solid Waste Department for the City of Spearfish includes the Garbage Collection as well as the Restricted Use Site (Rubble Site).

Collection Unit

The collection unit has 3 full-time employees who cover over 3900 residential and commercial accounts Monday through Friday. 

2021 Holiday Route Schedules 

Routes will run their normally scheduled pickup days on federally recognized holidays with the following exceptions:

  • Christmas Day, December 25th, 2020 - Friday pickup will be Thursday
  • New Year's Day, January 1st - Friday pickup will be Thursday
  • Veterans Day, November 11th - Thursday pickup will be Wednesday
  • Thanksgiving, November 25th - Thursday pickup will be Wednesday; no changes to Friday routes
  • Christmas Eve, December 24th - Friday pickup will be Thursday
  • New Year's Eve, December 31st - Friday pickup will be Thursday

2020 Christmas Tree & Cardboard Disposal 

Christmas Trees
The City will provide three drop off locations for Christmas tree disposal from December 28th through January 10th: The corner of Roughlock Lane & Snowy Peak Lane in Mountain Shadow Estates; Spearfish City Shop at 440 Canyon Street; Restricted Use Site at 910 Camp Comfort Road. There will be no curbside pickup for Christmas Trees.

Curbside pickup for cardboard disposal will be December 29th, 30th and 31st. Please place cardboard at your regular pickup site on your garbage day. Reminder: Friday, January 1st routes will be picked up on Thursday, December 31st.
This pickup service will be for cardboard disposal only.

Garbage Truck