County Landfill

The Solid Waste Department (SWD) operates the only municipal landfill in Amherst County.  The landfill is open to residents of Amherst County, as well as, commercial customers for disposal of garbage.  The landfill only accepts municipal solid waste and non-hazardous industrial waste generated in Amherst County.

The 275-acre landfill (of which 38 acres is current permit disposal area) is located on State Route 613 (Kentmoor Farm Road), approximately seven miles northeast of Madison Heights.  Owned by Amherst County and operated by the SWD, the landfill receives nearly 25,000 tons of solid waste a year.  Contact the landfill if you or your group or organization wishes to arrange for a tour (434) 846 - 3324.


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Amherst County Landfill
715 Kentmoor Farm Rd, Madison Heights, VA 24572
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  • Phone: (434) 846-3324
  • Fax: (434) 846-8710
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