Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Saturday 7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

(excluding holidays)

  • Masks are not required to when entering our Scale Office, Administrative Office and other facility buildings. Our staff will wear a mask if a masked visitor enters our buildings or if a visitor requests that we don a mask.

  • All three lanes are open at the scale.  Please use the overhead signs at the entrance to determine which lane to use. All users must check in with the scale operator before proceeding beyond the scale office.  

  • Per Winnebago County General Code 15.51(3), all loads must be covered during transportation to this facility.

  • Cash, check, and all debit/credit card brands are accepted.

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  • HIGH-VISIBILITY CLOTHING IS REQUIRED at the Transfer Station. Users without high-vis clothing will be directed to hand-unload their materials into dumpsters at the ramps.  SAFETY VESTS are sold at the Scale Office.

  • The Household Hazardous Material Facility and Product Exchange Room are now open to Winnebago County residents.  See the Hazardous Materials page for the facility schedule.

Last Update: June 1, 2022

Be in line by closing time and you will be allowed to use the facility.  Want to avoid the rush?  Peak use hours tend to be 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 3 p.m., weekdays and 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Saturdays.  Mondays and Fridays are the busiest weekdays.