Transfer Station

Transfer Station Information

The Transfer Station is located at 59 Old Forge Road.  See the attendants for residential verification - driver’s license, vehicle registration, recent utility bill. The transfer station is for residents only, NO CONTRACTORS.

Summer Hours -March  10th, 2022 thru December 23rd, 2022 

Thursdays/Fridays - 7:00 am-2:00 pm,  Saturdays - 7:00 am-1:00 pm 

Winter Hours - December 31st , 2022 thru  March 4th, 2022                                                                                                                                                      Saturdays - 7:00 am-1:00 pm      

NOTE: The Public Works Director may close the Transfer Station  in inclement weather, i.e. snow, rain.                                                                          If in doubt, call 860-258-2766 during normal  business hours: M-F 8:30-4:30.

General list of items allowed at the Transfer Station:

Brush, leaves, grass, computers, TV’s, electronics, cd’s, tapes, paint (latex only), tires, 20lb empty propane tanks, furniture, mattresses, scrap metal, household trash, tag sale items, any recycling material.   See the Recycling At The Transfer Station Guide (PDF).

List of items NOT permitted at the Transfer Station:

Hazardous waste-chemicals (see list below), sheetrock, ceramic tile, roofing materials, concrete, stone, and dirt.

Hazardous Waste/Chemicals - brake fluid, gasoline, mercury thermostats or thermometers, oil based paint and stains, paint strippers/thinners, rechargeable batteries, turpentine, aerosol cans, ammonia, disinfectants, drain cleaners, floor care products, oven cleaners, polishes, adhesives, epoxy products and glues, artists paints, cleaning solvents, fungicides, herbicides, insecticides and pesticides, mercury, moth balls, pool chemicals, driveway sealer and roofing tar.  These can be brought to the MDC Hazardous Waste Collection Day for member towns. Call 860-278-3809 for further information, or check their web site at www.TheMDC.com.

Please Note:

Due to the limited size of the Transfer Station, the amount of trips made on Friday afternoon and Saturday may be restricted to one pickup load per resident. Landscapers may not dispose on Saturday. All disposals are limited to residents only, please no contractors.