Uintah County Landfill: Solid Waste Facility Fact Sheet: Class I and IVa Municipal Landfill

October 2015

Facility Owner

Uintah County

Facility Operator

Same as Facility Owner

Property Owner

Same as Facility Owner

Facility Location

Township 4 South, Range 22 East, Section 17, The site is located at 2801 East 500 North, Vernal, Utah

Remaining Capacity

  • Acres: 200
  • Tons: 550,000
  • Cubic Yards: 1,100,000
  • Years: 10

Waste Accepted

Municipal solid waste, commercial waste, industrial waste, construction/demolition waste, dead animals, special wastes, CESQG hazardous waste, PCB’s, asbestos-containing material, and recyclable wastes such as steel, metals, and used oil.

Waste Excluded

Hazardous waste, liquids, chemicals, gas cylinders, batteries and tires

Permit Effective Date

June 15, 2015

Facility Contact

Greg Jensen, Landfill Supervisor
152 East 100 North, Vernal, Utah 84078
Phone:  (435) 789-6018

DEQ Contact

Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control
PO Box 144880
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4880
Phone: (801) 536-0200

Local Health Department

TriCounty Health Department
133 South 500 East
Vernal, Utah 84078
Phone: (435) 247-1177

Facility Documents


For more information, please contact Brian Speer (bspeer@utah.gov) at (385) 459-0010.

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