Ephrata Landfill

Grant County operates the Ephrata Landfill. Near Ephrata, Washington, this modern landfill was expanded in 2004 to a lined facility with a leachate and gas collection system.  

Ephrata Landfill Operating Hours

Monday through Friday - 7:30 am to 3:00 pm

Saturday – 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Sundays – CLOSED


The Ephrata Landfill is closed on Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. 

If the holiday falls on a Sunday, the succeeding Monday the Landfill will be closed.  


The Ephrata Landfill is located on 3803 Neva Lake Road NW which may be accessed from either Dodson Road or State Highway 28 approximately three miles south of Ephrata.

Contact Us

The Ephrata Landfill may be reached by calling 509-754-4319.

Secured Load Ordinance 11--58--CC

Section 1. Grant County Code Section 8.28.190 and all Ordinances amending said section are hereby amended as follows:

“Unsecured Load” means a shipment of solid waste in or on a vehicle that is not covered with a tarp, inside an enclosed vehicle or otherwise secured or tied down by safety chains or other fastening devices in a manner that will prevent materials from spilling, escaping, falling, or being blown or deposited outside the vehicle while the vehicle is in motion. For purposes of this definition, solid waste contained in trash bags that are not covered with a tarp, inside an enclosed vehicle, or otherwise secured down is an unsecured load.

Unsecured Load Brochure