Lena Road Landfill


  • Hours: Mon - Sat, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Visit Us
  • (941) 748-5543

Location and Hours of Operation

The Manatee County's landfill is located south of State Road 64, 1 mile east of I-75 at:

3333 Lena Road
Bradenton, FL 34211

No access from State Road 70

(941) 748-5543

Hours of operation: Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m

The landfill is closed the following holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

Map of Lena Road landfill

General Rules of Using the Landfill 

  • All vehicles entering the Landfill must go across the scales at the Scalehouse.
  • Payments can be made by cash, check and all major credit cards. 
  • Vehicles with low ground clearance are discouraged. 
  • Be aware of other vehicles, workers on foot, equipment, traffic control devices and overhead obstructions. 
  • Scavenging is prohibited at any location at the Landfill. 
  • Obey all posted signs.

Fees are Determined by:

  • Type of Material - such as yard waste, tires, household garbage, etc. 
  • Weight of Material 
  • Origin - Waste brought from outside of Manatee County will be charged triple the fee.

Fees will be doubled for the following:

  • Improperly covered loads. 
  • Improperly separated loads. Examples: Yard waste cannot be mixed with regular garbage. Tires cannot be mixed with regular garbage. 

Accepted at the Landfill for a fee: 

  • Scrap metal 
  • Tires 
  • Yard waste 
  • Appliances 
  • Household garbage 


  • Soils, dredge materials, car wash and street sweeping grit, fill dirt, wastewater cake/sludge and other similar special waste require prior approval for disposal.
  • For each load of asbestos brought to the Manatee County Landfill, haulers must schedule the drop-off at least 24 hours in advance by calling 941-748-5543.