West Hawai‘i Landfill to Close Early April 2

March 30, 2019, 2:30 PM HST (Updated March 27, 2019, 2:18 PM)

The West Hawaiʻi Sanitary Landfill in Waikoloa will close at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, for solid waste disposal only. Green waste disposal will remain open as usual. Commercial businesses must arrive before 2:30 p.m. to dispose of solid waste at the landfill.

West Hawai‘i Sanitary Landfill at Pu‘uanahulu. PC: Big Island Video News.

Residential patrons may use the solid waste transfer stations in Puakō, Waimea, or Kealakehe until 6 p.m. on Tuesday. The landfill will reopen as regularly scheduled on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 7 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.


The county apologizes for the inconvenience, and thanks you for your patience and understanding
during this time.

For more information go online for future closure information and locations, or call the Department of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division Office at (808) 961-8270.



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