City of Waukesha Drop-Off Center

The City of Waukesha Drop-Off Center, located at 900 Sentry Dr., Waukesha, WI 53188, is a service site for disposal of certain items.

There are three categories of items accepted:
1) Recyclables
2) Yard material
3) Bulky trash items

Any Waukesha County resident may dispose of recyclables at the site, BUT only City of Waukesha residents may dispose of yard material or bulky trash (and these materials must come from WITHIN the City of Waukesha). 

Fees apply for City residents bringing yard material and bulky trash.  Recycling is free for all City and County residents.


The Drop-Off Center on Sentry Dr. has STOPPED accepting electronics effective immediately for all residents. Residents may want to try to bring electronics to Goodwill, Best Buy, the Waukesha Recycling Company, or Recycle Technologies - call ahead to those stores for more information. 

Also, the City of Muskego will be holding an electronics recycling event on May 2nd. Waukesha residents may take their electronics to this event. Click here for flyer.


Current Public Hours (April - Thanksgiving):

Saturdays: 8 am to 4 pm (please arrive by 3:45)

Wednesdays: 11 am to 7 pm (please arrive by 6:45)

Fees at the Drop-Off Center

Revised Rules for the Drop Off Center. (1-23-13)