Transfer Station/Solid Waste

1975 N. Benton Ave. (Beside Carroll College)

Open 7 days a week

8am - 4:45pm 

406-447-8082 option 3


The City of Helena is proud to announce that effective April 22, 2014 we will accept limited Types 1 & 2 plastics for recycling at the transfer station on a daily basis.

We will accept the following:

  • Type #1 Clear & Tinted Plastic Bottles
  • Type #1 Clear Trays (Fruit & Baked Goods Trays)
  • Type #2 Natural Color Plastic (Opaque, Translucent, Milk Jugs); and
  • Type #2 Solid Color Plastics (Laundry, Juice, Soap Bottles)


All items must be cleaned and rinsed and lids removed!

Sort materials properly or taxpayers risk
high costs in recycling plastics.

As with any access to the transfer station a permit is required - or you may enter as a cash customer

The next holiday closing will be Monday, May 26.  We will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

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