Monthly Clean-Up Information and Dates

Solid Waste Management hosts free monthly clean-ups at Lincoln Ridge Park generally the first Saturday of every month from 9:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. These monthly clean-ups are intended for private Kenton County residents. You may be asked to show proof of residency. 

We also host a Fall and Spring Clean-Up. Visit the calendar to see a list of dates.

In the case of snow or ice during a clean-up time, the clean-up may be cancelled. The crews responsible for the monthly clean-up are the same crews responsible for snow removal. Please contact Public Works for updates in the case of snow or ice.

Unwanted appliances, trash, tires and other junk is accepted.

Starting September 7th, 2015 we will be accepting up to 4 vehicle tires FREE, after 4 tires it will cost $3.00 per tire.

Lincoln Ridge Park is located at 420 Independence Station Rd., Independence, KY 41051.

Follow the signs as you enter the park and Public Works staff will be there to direct you. Please bring help to unload as we are not always staffed to provide assistance.

Please note: Hazardous materials and paint will NOT be accepted.

If you are wondering about something you have, and whether or not we can accept it, call (859) 392- 1920.

Monthly Clean-Up Dates:

January 14, 2017
February 4, 2017
March 4, 2017- CANCELLED
March 10, 2017- Rescheduled March Monthly Clean-Up
March 30, 31 and April 1, 2017 (Spring Clean-Up) 8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.

The spring clean-up will include two other locations (please note the time difference):

Ryland Heights City Building
10145 Decoursey Pike
Ryland Heights, 41015

March 30 & 31: 8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.
April 1: 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Piner Elementary School
2845 Bracht-Piner Rd,
Morning View, KY 41063

March 30 & 31: 8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.
April 1: 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

May 6, 2017
June 3, 2017
July 1, 2017
August 5, 2017
September 2, 2017 (CANCELLED) 
October 5-7, 2017 (Fall Clean-Up)
November 4, 2017*
December 2, 2017

*Please note that the November 4 clean-up may change due to the Household Hazardous Waste Event. 

Northern Kentucky Solid Waste Management Area: 2017 Free TIRE Disposal

Here is your CHANCE IN 2017 TO GET RID OF TIRES FREE: The Waste Tire Programs are coming to Boone, Campbell 
Kenton Counties. 

In cooperation with the Cabinet forEnergy & Environment, Boone, Campbell and Kenton Counties will be hosting Waste TireCollection Event. County residents may bring an UNLIMITED number of tires to specificlocations in August for FREE disposal.

This program only occurs once every three years sonow is the time to get rid of those tires. Tires on and off of the rims will be accepted. Tire retailers, tire dealers, junk yards and garages are PROHIBITED from participating. We WILL NOT ACCEPTED: foam filled tires, off-road construction and equipment tires, and solid tires with pressed-on rims or tires larger than tractor size, tires with a bead greaterthan 13/4 inches, no tracks, no sheet rubber, no solid, calcium or fill tires. If you have a large load (more than 6 tires), bring help to unload!

BOONE: From August 17th, 18th, and 19th - Thursday and Friday hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday hours are 8 am - noon. Bring tires to the Boone County Public Works Yard at 5645 Idlewild Rd., Burlington or the Bavarian Landfill at 12764 McCoys Fork Rd, Walton. To learn more, please call your Boone County Solid Waste Coordinator, Kelly Bowlin at 859-334-3629 or visit our website.

KENTON: From August 24th, 25th, and 26th Thursday and Friday hours are 8:00 am to 5:00pm and Saturday hours are 8 am - noon. Bring tires to the Kentucky State Highway Facility at 3L Highway (3923 Highway 17, Covington, KY 41011)To learn more about Kenton County's Waste Tire Program, please call Adam Dunn at 859-392-1920 or visit the website.

CAMPBELL: From August 10th, 11th, 12th Thursday and Friday hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday hours are 8 am - noon. Bring tires to the State Highway Facility at the 1175 Racetrack Rd. in Alexandria. To learn more about Campbell County's Waste Tire Program, please call Campbell County Solid Waste 859-547-1866 or visit the website for updates and information about other clean up events.

Residents in all three Counties can attend any of the events. 


Other Disposal Services: 

CSI Transfer Station
4399 Boron Drive
Covington, KY 41015

Household Items 0-500Lbs

Construction Debris 0-500Lbs


Monday-Friday: 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Saturday: 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Sunday: Closed

Bavarian Waste
12764 McCoys Fork Road
Walton, KY 41094

Per Load (8’ trailer Load)
$30.00/per 8’ trailer load anything bigger will cost more


Monday-Friday: 7:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Saturday: 7:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
Sunday: Closed