Transfer Station

Transfer Station: 845-626-5273 * Town Clerk: 845-626-7384

Transfer Station Employees:

Harry Worden, David Linscott Jr. (full-time)

Bob Barringer  (part-time)

 Hours of Operation:  OPEN Tuesday, Friday and Saturday- 8am-4pm

 (Scale closes at 3:30)

CLOSED Sun, Mon,Wed, Thurs, & Town Holidays


Permits and Punch cards can be purchased at the Town Clerk’s office using check, cash, money order or credit card. (8am-12pm & 1pm-4pm Monday-Friday) or at the Transfer Station with check / money order only. Checks are payable to “Town of Rochester”. There is a $15.00 service charge for all returned checks.


Permits: (available at the Town Clerk’s office in Town Hall OR at the Transfer Station)

2 permit stickers per resident valid for 1 year of said purchase date.


You must have a valid permit WITH you to use the Transfer Station


Resident:                     $ 35.00 (proof of residency)   ONE DAY PASS  $10.00

Senior Permit 65+:      $ 20.00                                    Non- Resident:       $75.00

Commercial Haulers:   $ 150.00


Fee Schedule:
A. Household Waste:
Up to 30 lbs. $ 3.50

B. Construction & Debris:
$ 0.10 lb. or Using scale weight $ 200.00 per ton

C. Tires:
$ 3.50 w/o Rims
Up to 16” $ 5.25 w/ Rims
Larger (No tires larger than tandem trailer size) $15.00
Bigger Tires ie: Backhoe, Loader, etc $5.00 Per Ply

D. Appliances:
Air conditioners, refrigerators, freezers $ 12.25 each

E. Recycles:
– Approved recyclables, permit required (see chart) FREE
– Old propane canisters (free)
– Paint is accepted as C&D if it is fully dried (solid)
– Free pile: usable items (as determined by TS employees) May be left in the free pile at no charge (No books please)
– Mulch by the bucket is available in the Spring (first come first serve)

Items Types Preparation Not acceptable

Aluminum & Tin

Beverage cans, food cans, lids, empty aerosols Rinse and remove labels  Pie tins, pots, pans, foil
Corrugated cardboard Dry, clean cardboard Empty NO Wax –Coated cardboard
Glass: bottles / jars Clear, Brown, Green Rinse remove lids Window glass, mirrors, Pyrex, light bulbs, ceramics or crystal, heat resistant ovenware, drinking glasses

Bottles /Jugs

Must have a neck Rinse, empty, no lids Bags, lids, hangers or plastics
Newspaper Dry, clean Includes inserts  Telephone books, waste mail, magazines
Waste mail, magazines Dry, clean
Scrap metal Appliances, steel, copper, aluminum, cast iron, metals  Transformers, chemical containers

Used motor oil





Automotive batteries Wet cell
Unwanted clothing

Donated to salvation army

Clean Must be in bags
Yard waste Leaves, grass, brush,

X-mas trees

No piece over 6’ long or 6’ wide (ROUND)


Please note the Transfer Station is closed for the following Holidays :

New Year’s Day (1st) Martin Luther King Day(18th), Presidents Day (15th), Memorial Day(30th), Fourth of July(4th), Labor Day( 5th), Columbus Day(10th), Election Day(8th), Veteran’s Day(12th), Thanksgiving(24th), the day after Thanksgiving (25th) , Christmas( 25th)

Additional Links: