Tire Disposal Event

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April 27, 2017 @ 7:00 am – April 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Public Works Garage
645 Railroad St
Carlisle, IA 50047

Dispose of Mosquito Nesting Areas (for Free)

Safe, Smart (and Free) Tire Disposal

What is keeping you from getting rid of those old tires that you no longer need? If the answer is convenience or cost, then we have an event that you won’t want to miss this event.

Want to get rid of a mosquito nesting area? If the answer is yes, you don’t want to miss this event.

You already know the tires are in your way, but they can also cause you and your family serious health risks due to disease carrying pests and fire.

Let CARLISLE, along with Metro Waste Authority, help you dispose of old tires legally and free of charge.

Tire Drop-Off Event Details

April 27 thru April 28, 2017   (Thursday and Friday)

7:00 am to 8:00 pm each day

645 Railroad, Carlisle, Iowa 50047


Each household can drop off a maximum of five tires with the rims removed. In special situations where a household may have more than five tires, please contact Metro Waste Authority to be considered for an exemption.

This program does NOT ACCEPT the following types of tires at the collection site:

  1. Tires generated businesses
  2. Farm or tractor tires
  3. Solid tires (lawnmower, forklift or golf cart tires
  4. Bicycle tires


Year-Round Disposal – For a Fee

If you can’t take advantage of this event, or you find yourself with tires at other times during the year, then recycle tires directly with:

Liberty Tire Recycling in Des Moines

Or, utilize one of Metro Waste Authority’s facilities:

Metro Park East Landfill in Mitchellville

Metro Recycling Center in Des Moines

Metro Hazardous Waste Drop Off in Bondurant