Railroad ties cannot be disposed of in residential garbage.
Ties are accepted at WLSSD’s Materials Recovery Center for standard cubic yard waste fees ($22/cu yd plus tax 2018).
The following businesses do accept railroad ties for a fee:
1100 W Gary Street, Duluth
Shamrock Environmental Landfill
761 MN Hwy 45, Cloquet
Voyager Disposal Landfill
6830 Hwy 53, Canyon
Stella-Jones Corporation (may take small quantities)
5020 Leisure St, Duluth