Solid Waste

The Solid Waste Division of Riley County Public Works is in charge of storage and disposal of solid waste in Riley County.

Policies & Procedures

View the standard Policies followed by the Solid Waste Division.

Rates & Fees

View our Rate Schedule for rates on various types of Solid Waste.

Solid Waste Management Committee

The Solid Waste Management Committee implements the Solid Waste Management Plan and works with other Solid Waste issues.

Riley County Transfer Station

1881 Henton Road, Manhattan, KS 66502


7:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m Monday - Saturday

CLOSED Sundays



Holiday Closures

The Transfer Station will only be closed on the following holidays:

  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day - July 4th
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve (closed at noon)
    • Closed at noon Saturday, Dec. 23 (2023 only)
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day

Note: If any of these holidays fall on a Sunday, the Transfer Station will be closed the following Monday.