Self-Deposit Station

South Milwaukee residents who wish to utilize the Self-Deposit Station will be charged $3 per visit. The $3 per-trip fee resumes Tuesday, June 16th, and items requiring an additional fee will again be accepted.

Please note: Social distancing is in effect. Please be patient; as we limit the number of cars in the yard to ensure safe social distances.

Items Accepted For No Additional Cost

The Self-Deposit Station accepts the following items and waste for no additional charge:

  • Appliances
  • Asphalt
  • Auto Antifreeze
  • Automotive Batteries
  • Branches
  • Bricks
  • Cardboard
  • Concrete
  • Dirt
  • Furniture
  • Garbage
  • Lawnmowers
  • Leaves
  • Logs
  • Mattresses and Box Springs
  • Metal
  • Motor Oil
  • Newspaper
  • Sod
  • Stumps
  • Yard Waste (No Green Grass Clippings)

Items Requiring an Additional Disposal Fee

  • Freon Bearing Appliances $15 each unit (if picked up at an individuals property, not at Self-Deposit)(air conditioners, dehumidifier, freezer, refrigerator)
  • Grass clippings $1 per 32 gallon bag or container
  • Tires: (must be removed from rim)
    • Size 17 inches or less, $3 each 
    • Size Larger than 17 inches, $7 each

Items Not Accepted

The following items are not accepted at the Self Deposit Station:

Refrigerant Depot

Refrigerant Depot will pick-up appliances from our Self Deposit Station free of charge. This includes: 

  • Air Conditioners
  • Car Batteries
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Dryers
  • Freezers
  • Microwaves
  • Refrigerators
  • Stoves
  • Washers
  • Water Heaters

If you require the city to pick up Freon bearing appliances curb side at your property, there is a $15 fee that must be pre-paid at City Hall.

Television or Computer Monitor (CVT) Recycling

The cost for recycling any television or computer monitor is $15, plus a $3 per visit user fee for the use of the Self-Deposit Station. All other electronic recycling is included with the daily user fee.