Asphalt change for Nolker - September 24, 2017

Final (fog) seal top coat on Nolker on Monday September 25. [more...]

Boil Water Advisory Lifted - September 22, 2017

All Clear from Excelsior Springs, MO [more...]

Water Testing Going Well - September 20, 2017

As City of Lawson just heard (3:00 pm) from the water department in Excelsior Springs. They are t... [more...]

Boil Advisory...not Boil Order - September 19, 2017

There is a precautionary boil advisory, Wednesday September 20th- Friday September 22nd due to s... [more...]

Final Seal on Roads - September 18, 2017

See FB for road updates. Please keep grass clippings off roads, thank you.  [more...]



Residents of the City of Lawson may receive curbside recycling at no charge with pick up on Thursday (will run one day late for holidays).  Call 816-296-4033 to sign up.  Have Recycling to curb by 7:00 AM. Recycling tubs are available for $5.75 or provide your own container with lid. Items accepted for recycling:

  • Paper -- Bundles, clean/dry
  • Cardboard -- Corrugated or food boxes
  • Plastic Bottles -- Remove lids and rinse
  • Aluminum/Tin Cans -- Rinse & flatten
  • Plastic Bags -- Retail shopping bags

Items NOT accepted for Recycling:

  • Glass of any kind
  • Wet paper or cardboard
  • Styrofoam
  • Motor Oil Containers
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Black trash bags

The City of Lawson is a member of the Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program, a service coordinated by the MARC Solid Waste Management District.

Residents now have year-round access to the safe disposal of unwanted products such as paint, lawn and garden chemicals, automotive fluids, batteries, florescent bulbs, and housecleaners. Business waste is not accepted.

Residents can access the permanent facilities in Lee’s Summit and Kansas City and also can attend any of the mobile events scheduled April through October.

Can't Make it to a Mobile Event? No problem! Visit either of these permanent facilities

Kansas City Facility
4707 Deramus Street 
KCMO 64120

Open Thursday and Friday 9-6 and Saturday 9-4
No Appointment Necessary!

Lee's Summit Facility
By Appointment ONLY

  • 100-pound limit per visit
  • Open first Saturday of the month, April Thru November
  • Open every third Wednesday for the year for antifreeze, batteries, oil and paint ONLY.
  • To view a schedule of events and for more information please visit and click on the “HHW” tab, or call (816) 701-8226.
Recycling Information

Recycling Information