SWACO Facilities

Please Note

All loads in open vehicles or trailers must be tarped before coming to the landfill.

Welcome to SWACO

The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) owns and operates a Community Resource Center, the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill and two Transfer Stations for the purpose of improving the Franklin County waste stream through diversion, recycling and reuse, and the safe and efficient disposal of waste.

Franklin County Sanitary Landfill

The SWACO Franklin County Sanitary Landfill is located south of downtown Columbus at Exit 97 off interstate 71 in Jackson Township, Ohio.

Landfill Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - 6am - 12pm

*All customers must have a tarp on their loads when they enter the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill.

*All customers must wear a vest on the landfill if they exit their vehicle.

For your convenience, tarps and vests may be purchased at the Franklin County Sanitary Landfill scale house.  Please see below pricing:

Large tarp (10'x18') - $15.00 
Small tarp (8' x 16') - $10.00
Vest - $5.00 

Transfer Stations

Morse Road
4262 Morse Road, Gahanna, Ohio 43230

Jackson Pike
2566 Jackson Pike, Columbus, Ohio 43223