The secret to our success is your commitment

The Southeast Berrien County Landfill Authority is committed to quality customer service. We take pride in our commitment to the environment and our community.

We will be closed Saturday, December 15, 2018


New Saturday Hours:

Starting in the month of December, 2018 we will only be open every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month.  This will go through the end of March 31, 2019.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Scale House at (269) 695-2500 extension 210

About Us:

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Please note that the landfill closes for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day. If in doubt, please contact us or check our calendar to be certain we are open.


Board Meetings

Regular Landfill Board of Directors Meetings are held at the Landfill office located at 3200 Chamberlain Rd, Buchanan, MI. Meetings take place on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM (refer to schedule below).

November 21, 2018
December 19, 2018
January 16, 2019
February 20, 2019

October 17 2018 Regular Meeting Minutes


Committee Meetings

Committee’s meeting schedules change from month to month as needed.  To get the exact schedule of what Committees are meeting in a certain month, please call (269) 695-2500 extension 214 for more information.

​Alternative Energy Committee: Second Friday as needed
Human Resource Committee: Second Friday as needed
Operations Committee: Second Friday as needed
Policy Committee: Second Friday as needed
Finance Committee: Second Friday Morning at 8:00 am
Southeast Berrien County Landfill Authority meetings comply with OMA standards.

Waster Removal Team


Position: Environmental Manager    Employment Status: Full Time
October 24, 2018

The Southeast Berrien County Landfill Authority (SEBCLA) is accepting applications for the position of Environmental Manager. The SEBCLA is in search of a dedicated and hardworking individual with the ability to use good judgment and to communicate efficiently. The minimum requirements for this position are 1) a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, chemistry or related field  2) Three or more years experience including supervision, 3) a valid Driver’s License and 4) Through knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations, concerning environmental compliance of a Type II sanitary landfill 5) Skill in maintaining, assembling, and analyzing data and preparing comprehensive and accurate reporting.

In addition to competitive wages, the SEBCLA also offers a competitive benefit package that includes: paid holidays, paid vacation, health insurance, and 457B Retirement plan with a company match.

All serious inquires may fill out an application located on our website or at the SEBCLA main office.

Job Application Form

Contact Us

Southeast Berrien County Landfill Authority
1540 Mayflower Rd.
Niles, MI 49120
Monday – Friday 7am – 5pm
Saturday 8am – 12pm
Recycle – at Chamberlain Entrance
Permitted & Licensed under Part 115