Brown County Sanitary Landfill

COVID-19 Notice- The Brown County Landfill is now open to self-haulers of waste during the hours of 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM week days and 9 to Noon on Saturdays. All social distancing guidelines will be maintained as best as possible

The Brown County Sanitary Landfill is open Monday – Saturday. This facility serves all waste haulers in the county and private citizens from the county. This state-of-the-art landfill also accepts, for a fee, appliances and tires for recycling.

Contact Information:


21933 County Road 11, Sleepy Eye, MN, 56085


Monday-Friday: 8:00am - 4:45pm
Saturday: 9am - 12:00pm


(507) 359-9151

Landfill Location Map (PDF)

Landfill Fees:

  • Appliances $12.00 each
  • Car Tire $4.00 each
  • Electronics Recycling (TVs; Computer monitors; Printers; Scanners; Fax Machines) $15.00
  • Electronics Recycling (Copiers; Stereos) $10.00
  • Landfill Tipping Fee (compacted) $26.09/cubic yard
  • Tractor Tire $18.00 each
  • Truck Tire $9.00 each

Upcoming Recyling Events

04 May 2022;
11:00AM - 02:00PM
Fluorescent Bulb Collection
05 May 2022;
02:00PM - 04:30PM
Fluorescent Bulb Collection
09 Jun 2022;
11:00AM - 02:00PM
Household Hazardous Waste

Contact Planning & Zoning

Located on the 2nd floor of the Brown County Courthouse

14 S State St,
New Ulm, MN 56073

Telephone: (507) 233-6640
Fax: (507) 233-6643

Laine Sletta - Zoning Administrator, Solid Waste Officer

Robert Santaella - Asst. Zoning Administrator, Septic, Feedlot Officer

Andy Meyer - Environmental Specialist

Shawn Stoermann - Emergency Manager

Amanda Lang - Feedlot Officer

Patty Zupfer - Office Support Specialist



Office Hours: 8am to 4:30pm
(most offices)

Main Office Phone: 507-233-6600

Courthouse Address:
14 S State St
New Ulm, MN 56073

Individual Office Hours may vary.


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