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|Solid and Hazardous Waste Disposal|
MSW Landfills in Nueces County
Source: Coastal Bend Council of Governments
J.C. Elliot and Cefe Valenzuela Landfills
The City of Corpus Christi’s J.C. Elliott landfill is considered to be the regional landfill for the Coastal Bend. Elliot landfill is located at 7001 Ayers Street (State Highway 286) within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the City of Corpus Christi in Nueces County. The J.C. Elliott Landfill is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The newly opened Cefe Valenzuela landfill has over 2,268 acres and 130.5 million cubic yards of permitted airspace for an estimated 65.2 million tons of waste in its 810-acre disposal area. Designated for commercial-only use, the Cefe landfill is located in Nueces County approximately four miles southeast of the Town of Petronilla, and 14 miles southeast of Corpus Christi. It is in the southwest quadrant of the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 2444 and County Road 20. The landfill is open Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hazardous Waste Disposal Location