How do I dispose of C & D, ABC and other waste and is there a charge?

Small loads for residents' personal projects only, up to 32-gallons barrel or its equivalent of construction and demolition (C & D) or asphalt, brick and concrete (ABC), may be disposed of in the C & D or ABC bin at the Transfer Station at no charge, once per day. This service is available only to residents with a valid Transfer Station sticker and is for residential C & D and ABC only.

Trailers are not allowed in the Transfer Station.

Any load larger than 32-gallons may be disposed of in the C & D or ABC bin for a $75 fee, once per day.  This service is available only to residents with a valid Transfer Station sticker and is for residential C & D and ABC only.  In order to dispose of loads larger than 32-gallons, residents are required to pay at the Tax Collector’s office in Town Hall located at 2200 East Main Road between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Friday.  Please provide your pass to the gate security guard when you arrive at the Transfer Station to dispose of your C & D or ABC.  No one day passes allowed for C & D or ABC.

Examples of acceptable C & D include:  • wood (including painted, treated and coated wood and wood products) • wall coverings • plaster • plumbing fixtures • glass • sheetrock/wallboard/drywall (less than 5% in a load, by volume) • non-asbestos insulation • roofing shingles and other roofing coverings • electrical wiring and components containing no hazardous liquids, and pipe and metals that are incidental to any of the above.

C & D loads cannot contain:  • garbage • corrugated container board • carpeting • furniture • appliances • tires • items regulated as hazardous waste • asbestos waste • electrical fixtures containing hazardous liquids such as fluorescent light ballasts or transformers for fluorescent lights • 55-gallon drums • fuel tanks.

C & D is not allowed in the compactor pits.

ABC:  concrete, asphalt, brick, and rock must be free of debris and litter.

The following items require a per item fee and represent the cost to the Town.  All fees must be paid at the Tax Collector’s Office prior to going to the Transfer Station.  Fees are subject to change.

  1. TIRES:  Passenger Tires, $5.  Truck Tires, $10.
  2. MATTRESSES or BOX SPRINGS:  When in clean, dry and in recyclable condition:  free if placed in mattress container. Call the Transfer Station first to ensure space is available in mattress container prior to bringing recyclable mattress or box spring at 401.293.5865.  When in wet, damaged contaminated condition or if mattress container is full:  $50.

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