Transfer Sites

Special Announcement from City Hall

Community Pride Days at the Safford City Landfill

The City of Safford is teaming up with Graham County, the Town of Thatcher and the Town of Pima for Community Pride Days!

  • Free Dump (Residential Trash Only)
    • Limited to ONE (1) free truck load during these days
  • October 27 thru November 3, 2018
  • Monday - Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Contact City of Safford Public Works Department for more information (928) 432-4170
    • Or view the posterFree Dump Fall 2018 Poster Opens in new window
  1. Artesia
  2. Ashurst
  3. Klondyke
  4. San Jose



(physical location is in Artesia)
100 East Quail Trail
Safford, AZ 85546

  • 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Friday of the month 7:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m.
  • 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

**It shall be noted that the hours of operation may change subject to proper notice.

Holiday Schedule

Please note that all transfer sites are closed on all holidays.

Facility User Fees

Description Fee (Covered)
Fee (Uncovered)
Any trash exceeding 1 trash bag ( minimum fee for all passenger vehicles): Cars, station wagons, vans, SUVs and pickup trucks with 8-foot bed or smaller, etc. $5 $10
Pickups-Modified to increase capacity $15 $20
Single axle trailer: any size, trailer load only $15 $20
Double axle trailer: any size, trailer load only $20 $25
Pickup load with trailer load, single axle $20 $25
Pickup load with trailer load, double axle $25 $30
Description Fee
One Individual Trash Bag $2 per Bag

Recycling Information

View Recycling Information (PDF) of Graham County.

Safford Landfill

The Safford Landfill is under the direction of the City of Safford. For landfill rates, holiday schedule, recycling information, waste oil and battery disposal, unacceptable materials and landfill user fees go to the City of Safford’s website. Or call 928-432-4286.

Town of Thatcher 

View their Garbage and Trash Policy (PDF)

For Inquiries

For any questions in regards to the Graham County Transfer Sites, please contact the Graham County Highway Department, 3400 W. 8th Street, Thatcher AZ  85552 or call 928-428-3652.