Waste Management

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Prince Edward County operates a municipal solid waste landfill to accommodate the non-hazardous solid waste disposal needs of its residents, businesses and industries.

The County's sanitary landfill is located in the western portion of the county and has a current useful life of approximately 20 years, with additional land for expansions.

Note: Effective September 1, 2012, the Landfill Tipping Fees were adjusted. Please see the Landfill Tipping Fees below for more information.


Prince Edward County Sanitary Landfill

130 Trashmore Road
Farmville, VA 23901

434-392-3675

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 - 12:00 noon

Landfill Closed: New Year's Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas


Materials Accepted

  • General household waste tires and brush.
  • Recyclables including plastic containers, newspapers, cardboard, clear glass and metal.

Solid Waste Convenience Centers

Sites' Hours are as follows:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  • Closed: see individual location

Click the location for a map.

Rice
27 Aspen Hill Road
434-391-3442
Days Closed: Thursday

Green Bay
248 W. Stokes Road
434-767-2769
Days Closed: Monday, Wednesday

Worsham
140 County Shop Road
434-223-1595
Days Closed: Wednesday

Tuggle
78 Trashmore Road
434-392-9223
Days Closed: Monday, Thursday

Prospect
2141 Hidden Lake Road
434-574-4166
Days Closed: Tuesday

Darlington Heights
2872 Buffalo Church Road
434-248-5696
Days Closed: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Virso
160 Virso Road
434-736-2828
Days Closed: Tuesday, Thursday


Landfill Tipping Fees

Effective September 1, 2012, the Landfill Tipping Fees are as follows:

Item
Fee
Commercial Waste (including refuse haulers, contractors and businesses) $38.50/ton
Tires $75.00/ton
Sludge (must be pre-approved) $25.00/ton
Out-Of-County Waste (must be pre-approved) $44.00/ton

All County residents, including Farmville citizens, may dispose of personal household waste at no charge if self-transported.