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Jones Crossroads Landfill
28560 Landfill Lane
Georgetown, DE 19947
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Jones Crossroads Landfill

Every Monday Electronic Goods and Household Hazardous Waste are collected from 10am-2pm. Household Hazardous Waste can include items such as household cleaners, garden pesticides, oil-based and latex paints, nail polish, fluorescent bulbs, and antifreeze.
Facility Facts
  • Location: Rt. 20 between Millsboro and Seaford.
  • Hours of Operation:
    Monday - Saturday
    7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Forms of Payment: We accept cash or check only. No credit card or debit card accepted.
  • Directions: From Rt. 113: take Rt. 20 West for approximately 6 miles. Jones Crossroads Landfill is on left. From Rt. 13: take Rt. 20 East for approximately 10 miles. Jones Crossroads Landfill is on right about 3 miles past the Hardscrabble intersection.
  • Opening Date: September 17, 1984
  • Size: 572 acres

Types of Waste Accepted:

  • Municipal solid waste from DSWA-licensed collection vehicles
  • Residential solid waste - Small load collection area for residents
  • Construction and demolition debris
  • Asbestos - Category I & II Non-Friable (Special packaging and appointment is required, call 1-800-404-7080.)
  • White Goods - (Refrigerators, air conditioners and other appliances) Refrigerant is removed by DSWA licensed technician and scrap metals are recycled.
  • Tires
  • Household Yard Waste - Residents can dispose of grass, leaves, branches, and shrubs.
  • For other and special waste, call the Citizens' Response Line at 1-800-404-7080 or click here to for our Special Waste Policy.

User Fees:

Click here for DSWA's Landfill & Transfer Station user fees printable PDF - fees effective July 1, 2015.

  • Private car or station wagon - $7.50
  • Pick-ups, vans, trailers, etc. with waste weighing less than 160 lbs. - $7.50
  • Pick-ups, vans, trailers, etc. with waste weighing more than 160 lbs. - $85.50/ton pro-rated
  • Packer trucks/other large vehicles - $88.50/ton pro-rated
  • Tires- $240.00/ton pro-rated

Small Load Collection Area

The Jones Crossroads Landfill accepts household waste from residents at the small load collection area. This area is paved and located away from the active landfill.

Recycling Drop-Off Centers

Residents using the Jones Crossroads Landfill are encouraged to use the Drop-Off Centers at the entrance to the facility before disposing of household waste.

To find the nearest Drop-Off Center, use the search form here on this website, or call the CITIZENS' RESPONSE LINE at 1-800-404-7080. There is also a center on-site at the landfill for use prior to crossing the scales.

Electronic Goods Recycling Program

The Jones Crossroads Landfill accepts electronic goods from 10am-2pm on Mondays. Delaware schools and businesses need to call the CITIZENS' RESPONSE LINE to schedule an appointment to drop-off their electronic devices at the Delaware Recycling Center. This program provides Delawareans with an opportunity to recycle unwanted electronic equipment. For a detailed list of acceptable items, click here or call our CITIZENS' RESPONSE LINE.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program

The Jones Crossroads Landfill accepts Household Hazardous Waste every Monday from 10am-2pm. For information on Household Hazardous Waste Collection click here.

A more detailed Collection Event Schedule can be found by clicking Here.

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