The following locations are recycling drop off facilities for the City of Las Vegas:
City of Las Vegas Transfer Station
35 Aragon Rd.
Open Mon-Fri 9 am-Noon, 1 -4pm, Sat 9 am - Noon
City of Las Vegas Recycling Drop-off Center
At the Abe Montoya Recreation Center
1751 N. Grand Ave.
Open Mon-Fri 9 am - Noon, 1-4 pm, Sat 9 am - Noon(CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
New Mexico Highland University Recycling Center
Open Mon-Fri 8 am -3:30 pm
County Convenience Centers
- Pecos, 36 County Road B52
- San Miguel, 296 Highway 3, Ribera
- Sapello, 26 County Road A1
- Kearney’s, Highway 283, Next to Detention Center
An efficient recycling system depends on you!
Please rinse and sort the acceptable items.
The City recycling center accepts the following:
Plastic Bottles: Most common: Water, juice, soda; Bottles/jugs only
Consume all contents. Rinse. Remove lid. Do not include oil, pesticide bottles (even if it says #1)
Plastic Bottles: Most common: Detergent, shampoo, milk; Bottles/jugs only.
Consume all contents. Rinse. Remove lid. Don not include oil, pesticide bottles (even if it says #2)
Cardboard: Corrugated cardboard, Brown paper bags.
Please remove all contents. Flatten. Do not include floppy box board(cereal box), waxed cardboard, pizza boxes.
Mixed Paper: Office paper, junk mail, newspapers, magazines. Do not include cardboard, floppy boxboard. Shredded in paper or plastic bag, ok.
Aluminum Cans: Most common: Soda, canned food cans. Please remove all contents. Rinse.
Tin Cans: Most common: Beans, soup, dog food cans. Please remove all contents. Rinse.
For more Recycling Information call:
City of Las Vegas Solid Waste at (505)426-0350
For Statewide Recycling Resources visit: