South Gate Transfer Station

The South Gate Transfer Station is located in the City of South Gate, east of the Long Beach Freeway (I-710) at the Firestone Boulevard exit. The transfer station accepts only non-hazardous municipal solid and inert waste. The acceptance of liquid or hazardous waste is not allowed.


Currently, this facility operates from 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Saturday except holidaysLoads will be accepted subject to the following conditions:

  •  No vehicles that must be unloaded by hand are allowed after 4:30 PM

  • No vehicles that can automatically dump their loads are allowed after 4:45 PM

  • ALL UNLOADING OF VEHICLES MUST BE COMPLETED BY 4:50 PM.  Customers not finished unloading by this time will need to weigh back with any remaining waste in their vehicle and a refund will be issued for materials not dumped.

  • NO EXEMPTIONS.  Any questions or concerns, please call the Site Supervisor:  John Agundez (323) 771-4801

Payment at the scales must be in cash, credit card (MC, American Express, & Discover Card only), debit card, or by pre-arranged credit.  No checks are accepted. All disposal rates, excluding green waste rates, include state, county, and appropriate local fees and taxes.

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