Salt Lake County residents disposing of residential trash will have free access to the Salt Lake Valley Landfill during October.

The landfill, at 6030 W. 1300 South, is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Regular disposal fees are waived during April and October to facilitate spring and fall cleanups. Business owners, including rental and income property owners, will be charged at the regular commercial rate.Residents traveling to the landfill are reminded of several landfill rules:

- Cover all loads - uncovered loads will be charged the regular fee of at least $2.25.

- Keep children and pets inside the vehicle at all times.

- Do not smoke while at the landfill.

- Do not salvage discarded items.