Brewer Landfill

The purpose of this section is to provide information for the orderly disposal of construction demolition debris, bulky waste and the recycling of brush, leaves and metal at the Brewer Landfill.

Hours of Operation and Location

403 Elm Street (Sid Arey Drive)
Brewer, ME 04412

Effective 5-26-14 landfill hours, including the compost area,
will be the first and third Saturday of each month from 7:30am to 2:00pm.

The compost area only will be open every Tuesday from 7:00am to 11:30am for residents to drop off grass clippings and leaves.

Effective 5-26-14
Single stream recycling for Brewer residents will be exclusively curbside
(every 2 weeks)

For questions about the landfill operation, please contact
Public Works, Monday – Friday between the hours of 7am to 3:30pm at 989-7800.

General Rules and Restricted Disposal

The use of the Construction Demolition Debris Disposal Area is limited exclusively to Permitted Brewer Residents and Commercial Haulers hauling Brewer waste so long as they receive permission from the Brewer Administration and City Council prior to use.

For questions about the landfill operation, please contact
Public Works, Monday – Friday between the hours of 7am to 3:30pm at 989-7800.

Display of Permit Card

Each vehicle entering the Construction Demolition Debris Disposal Area shall have a permit card in their possession.  Residents shall obtain their permit from the Brewer Gatehouse Attendant at the landfill gate house.

 Fee Schedule

There shall be no waiver of construction or demolition debris fees for any disposal of material from any private property whether business or residential, or any publicly owned properties to be sold or transferred to private interests unless approved by formal vote of the City Council.

Vehicle Permit
Resident Vehicle $2.50 (One Year)
Non-Resident Vehicle Not Permitted
Disposal of Tires
Passenger car or Pick-up truck (no rims) $3.00 each
Commercial Truck Tires (no rims) $7.00 each
* Tires shall be placed in the designated location for tire disposal by the resident.
White Goods
Freon containing appliances $15.00 each
* White goods such as refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers, etc., shall be placed by the individual disposing of the item(s) in the designated location for white goods.
Propane Tanks
20 lb Propane Tank $5.00
> 20 lb Propane Tank $20.00
* Propane Tanks smaller than 20lbs will NOT be accepted.
Mattress and box spring (or mattress alone) $15.00
Construction and Demolition Debris – Residential Rates
Passenger Sedan $5.00
Station wagon or passenger van – excludes cargo vans $7.00
Pick-up Truck (½ or ¾ ton) $25.00
Trailer (not exceeding the size of a pickup body) $25.00
Pick-up with sideboards $50.00
Trailers with sideboards $50.00
Single axle dump trailer $50.00
Dump truck $75.00
Double axle dump truck $105.00
Tri-axle dump truck $155.00
Dump Trailer $215.00