SCSWA operates the eight within Doña Ana County. Collection centers give residents who live outside of the Las Cruces city limits the opportunity to safely and properly dispose of their trash and household hazardous waste. The centers also provide residents with an opportunity to recycle traditional recyclables and electronics. Ideally collection centers serve as a one-stop shop to meet residents recycling and waste disposal needs. Below is a list of the county collection centers.

OUR SERVICES

Our services include:
  • Residential/Household Recycling Drop-off
  • Residential/Household Trash Drop-off (fees/punch card stamps are applicable)
  • Green/Yard Waste (fees/punch card stamp may be applicable)
  • E-waste Drop-off (fees/punch card stamps may be applicable)
  • Scrap Metal Recycling

WHERE ARE COLLECTION CENTERS?

Anthony

2120 E. O'hara Road

Hours of Operation

Friday - Monday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Butterfield

4925 Eason Lan

Hours of Operation

Friday - Monday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Garfield

505 Nightwatchers Road

Hours of Operation

Saturday ONLY

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Hatch

110 Cerrito Road

Hours of Operation

Friday - Monday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Hill

9293 Del Rey Boulevard

Hours of Operation

Friday - Monday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

La Mesa

1310 W. Afton Road

Hours of Operation

Friday - Monday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

La Union

2590 Visnaga Street

Hours of Operation

Friday - Sunday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Mesquite

725 County Road B-059

Hours of Operation

Friday - Monday

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

NOTE: Daylight Savings Time Hours of Operation: 7:30 am to 5:30 pm.

Visit Our Locations

SCSWA operates the eight Community Collection Centers within Doña Ana County. Collection centers give residents who live outside of the Las Cruces city limits the opportunity to safely and properly dispose of their trash and household hazardous waste. The centers also provide residents with an opportunity to recycle traditional recyclables and electronics. Ideally collection centers serve as a convenient one-stop shop to meet residents’ recycling and waste disposal needs.

OUR FLAT RATE FEE SCHEDULE

Our services include:

  • Residential/Household Recycling Drop-off
  • Residential/Household Trash Drop-off (fees/punch card stamps are applicable)
  • Green/Yard Waste (fees/punch card stamp may be applicable)
  • E-waste Drop-off (fees/punch card stamps may be applicable)
  • Scrap Metal Recycling

Minimum: $4.00 (equivalent to  1 Punch)

  • Loads up to 200 lb.s
    • Approx. 1/2 cubic yard
  • Includes small loads in a full size pick-up.
  • Approximately 1 week of trash/family of 4
  • OR two 55 gallon barrel
  • Yard waste: small pick-up truck or trailer

Full Load: $8.00 (equivalent to 2 punches)

  • Loads over 200 lbs. up to 400 lbs.
  • Approx. over 1/2 cubic yards to 1 cubic yard
  • Approximately 1 week of trash/family of 4
  • PLUS yard waste and additional large items
  • Yard Waste: pick-up truck with trailer, sideboards.

Truck with Side Boards or Trailers: $12.00 (equivalent to 3 punches)

  • Loads over 400 lbs. up to 600 lbs.
  • Approx. over 1 cubic yard to 2 cubic yards
  • Examples include:
    • Spring cleaning projects, furniture, auto parts, concrete, rock, or dirt.

TIRES: $4.00 min. charge (equivalent to 1 punch)

  • Up to 4 tires.

Untarped or unsecured loads may be subject to a surcharge of $8.00

Billed via Mail

Mail your request with a check or money order to the Doña Ana County Utilities Department and receive your coupon in the mail.  Mail requests to:

Mail your requests to:
Doña Ana County Utility Department
845 N. Motel Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM 88007

Billed via Existing Wastewater Account

Coupons can be billed to existing wastewater customers of the Doña Ana County Utilities Department.  Accounts MUST be current and are subject to late fees.  For more information, call the Doña Ana County Utilities Department at 575-525-6194.


What are Collection Center Coupons/Punch Cards?

Coupons and/or punch cards are used as payment at all county collection centers. The coupons are sold at $12, $24 or $48 increments. Coupons may be purchased with check, money order or for the exact cash amount.

NO CHANGE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT COLLECTION CENTERS.

Coupons can also be requested by mail. See "Where to Purchase Collection Center Coupons" below for more information.

Where to Purchase Coupons

Where Can I Purchase Coupons?

Doña Ana County sells disposal punch cards to resident at the Doña Ana County Government Center and other locations.  Every time a resident brings trash to a collection center, the punch card will be punched until it is used up.  The coupons are sold in denominations of $12, $24 and/or $48.  Coupons may be purhcased with check, money order or for the EXACT cash amount.  No change will be available at the Centers.

NOTE:  Coupons are no longer being sold from any of the Doña Ana County Sheriff's Department substations.

View Full List of Purchase Locations here.