For Immediate Release
April 11, 2019
Kate Flavin


Waste Tire Disposal Event 2019

Sedgwick County Environmental Resources will host a free waste tire collection for residents and businesses from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 18 to Saturday, April 20.  This event will be at the Sedgwick County West Yard, 4701 S. West St.  

Businesses and governments in Sedgwick County may dispose of waste tires for free at the West Yard from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 18 only.  Businesses that accept payment for tire disposal are not permitted to participate. Residents will be able to drop off tires from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 19 and 20. 

Residents may dispose of no more than 100 tires per load and should be prepared to unload their own tires. Tires on rims and tractor tires will be accepted. Tractor treads and semi-truck loads of tires are not permitted. 

The last waste tire collection event  in 2017 gathered roughly 101,193 tires.