Solid Waste


Stratton Road Solid Waste Transfer Station Closed for Repairs July 23 - September 17 – The Stratton Road Transfer Station, 250 Stratton Road North, will be closed July 23 – September 17 for repairs. During this time, solid waste typically received at this facility, including household garbage, tires, pressure treated wood, and commercial waste, will not be accepted. However, household hazardous waste will continue to be accepted during standard business hours. St. Johns County residential and commercial customers can deliver household garbage, tires, pressure treated wood, and commercial waste to the Tillman Ridge Transfer Station, 3005 Allen Nease Road. Tillman Ridge is open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Construction and demolition debris, and yard waste are not accepted at either location. For more information, please call 904.827.6980.

Miss a Community Collection day? Our transfer stations are open 6 days a week for your convenience.

Need to Clean Out the Medicine Cabinet? Check out the Sheriff's Office Operation Medicine Cabinet pharmaceutical take back program.

About the Solid Waste Department

The Solid Waste Management Department is responsible for the efficient management and operation of the Tillman Ridge Landfill. This includes proper disposal of residential and commercial waste, sludge generated by wastewater treatment plants, household hazardous waste, white goods and tires, operations and maintenance of the Leachate Collection System, monitoring of groundwater quality and gas migration, maintenance and monitoring of Phase 1, and the enforcement of Solid Waste Disposal Ordinances in conformance with the Environmental Protection Agency and Florida Department of Environmental Protection permits, regulations.

The Solid Waste Management Department also oversees the curbside pick-up of solid waste generated by residential households. This program, implemented in 1995, includes the oversight of franchised haulers to ensure a high quality of service is provided to county residents.

The Solid Waste Management Department provides education relating to recycling, litter control and prevention through various clean up, hazardous materials, and state grant programs. The hazardous materials program helps improve mosquito control, beautification of County lands, and increased protection of the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of St. Johns County.






Transfer Station Hours

Tillman Ridge & Stratton Rd
Transfer Station Hours

Monday – Friday
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
7 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Holidays Closed:
New Years Day

For More Information:
(904) 827-6980

Florida’s Historic Coast
Images of St. Johns County