Linn County

Programs and Statistics

Linn County is rich in natural woodland beauty and in Kansas Civil War history. The county also is progressive in solid waste issues, with high citizen participation in recycling and other programs.

LINN COUNTY CONTACT INFORMATION

Recycle Center, Transfer Station, HHW, C&D Landfill

4183 Vernon Rd

Prescott, KS

913-471-4631

Hours: M-F: 8 am to 4 pm, Saturday:  9 am to noon

LINN COUNTY RECYCLING

Linn County residents may take their recyclables to one of multiple convenience centers located throughout the county. These centers are available at:

  • Blue Mound
  • Centerville
  • La Cygne
  • Linn County Park
  • Mound City
  • Parker
  • Pleasanton
  • Prescott
  • Linn Valley Lakes (members only)
  • Sugar Valley Lakes (members only)

Items accepted include aluminum, magazines, catalogs, paper, newspaper, cardboard and #1 and #2 plastics. Click here for a link to the Linn County Recycling Flyer.

 

LINN COUNTY STATISTICS

Population:  9,441

Total Valuation: $ 172,344,574

Total Solid Waste:  8,531 tons

Total Municipal Solid Waste (MSW): 4,583 tons

Annual average MSW per person: 971 pounds or 0.49 tons per person

Tons Diverted from Landfills: 4,226

Percentage Diverted from Landfills: 49.5%

Tons MSW Recycled: 283

Percentage of MSW Recycled: 6.2%







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