The secret to our success is your commitment

Protect public health and the environment with the highest level of accountability, integrity, and quality while providing our community a safe disposal solution for a better tomorrow.

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak and in pursuit maintaining public health, 

difficult decisions have to be made during these trying times. 

Please continue to check our website for any updates, sometimes we have to put

notices daily.  We appreciate your support through these difficult and uncertain

times. We apologize for any inconvenience.



As Always we are here to protect human health and the environment.  



About Us:

We offer a variety of services, please click on the link below:

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 take place on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM (refer to schedule below).

December 15, 2021 – Board Meeting
Southeast Berrien County Landfill Board Room
3200 Chamberlain Road, Buchanan, MI 49120

January 19, 2022
February 16, 2022

Southeast Berrien County Landfill Authority meetings comply with OMA standards and guidelines

Approved Minutes

October 20 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
September 15 2021 Regular Mtg. Minutes
August 18 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
July 21 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
June 16 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
May 19 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
April 21 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
March 17 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
February 17 2021 Regular Mtg. Minutes
January 20 2021 Regular Meeting Minutes
December 16 2020 Regular Mtg. Minutes
November19 2020 Regular Mtg. 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.

​Finance Committee: Friday morning before the third Wednesday at 8:00 am
Operations Committee: Friday morning before the third Wednesday as needed
Human Resource Committee: Friday morning before the third Wednesday as needed


Waster Removal Team


At the present time we have no openings.  We always accept applications for any future openings.  You can fill out the application form below and drop off the completed application at our Gate (Scale) house located at 1540 Mayflower Road, Niles, MI 49120.  If you have any questions please feel free to call (269) 695-2500 extension 214.  


Job Descriptions and/or Job Applications (to view click on title)

Contact Us

Southeast Berrien County Landfill Authority
1540 Mayflower Rd.
Niles, MI 49120

Monday – Friday 7am – 5pm
Open the first Saturday of May, June,
August and October only.  
Recycle – at Chamberlain Entrance
Permitted & Licensed under Part 115