Transfer Station

Address: 100 Airport Road Accord, New York

Recycling and Composting Liaison: Councilwoman Enouen

Transfer Station: 845-626-5273 * Transfer Station Supervisor:  Jeff Frey

Justin Junta, Paul Storms, Steven Potter- Laborers to the Transfer Station

 Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday- 7:30am-3:45pm

No vehicles allowed to enter after 3:45pm

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

New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day/ Indigenous People Day, Election Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, Native American Heritage Day (Day after Thanksgiving), Christmas Day.

* The Transfer Station will be open Wednesday 12/22/2021 in place of Christmas

* The Transfer Station will be close at 1:00pm on December 31, 2021

When there is inclement weather please call ahead of time because of possible delays or closures.

Methods of Payment:

Purchases made at the Transfer Station must be a check or money order only.

All checks are made payable to “Town of Rochester”. Check must include permit number

Permits: (available for purchase at the Town Clerk’s office OR at the Transfer Station)

Permits must be presented to staff when entering transfer Station

  • You must have a valid permit on your vehicle to use the Transfer Station
  • Valid for 1 year of said purchase date.
  • 1 permit per household which includes 2 vehicles

Resident:                                                         $ 35.00 (proof of residency)

Senior Permit 65+:                                          $ 20.00

KAFAS- Kerhonkson Fire, Accord Fire        $ 20.00 (proof of membership required)

No Commercial, Business, Contractor, or Farm Refuse Accepted

(This is due to recent NYS DEC regulations governing the hauling of refuse and C&D)

No Vehicles larger than a pickup or equivalent size tow behind car trailer

No Mechanical Tip Vehicles

HOUSEHOLD WASTE (MSW, MUNICIPAL, SOLID WASTE)

Up to 30 gallons                                                                                  $ 2.00 ( 1 punch)

30 gallons or greater                                                                            $ 4.00 ( 2 punches)

RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION & DEMOLITION DEBRIS (C&D)

NO COMMERCIAL, BUSINESS, CONTRACTOR, OR FARM C&D ACCEPTED 

LOAD MAXIMUM of 2 Cubic Yards.

Cubic Yard Guide:     3x3x3ft = 1 cubic yard (27 square feet)

C&D capacity is limited.

Transfer Station reserves the right to refuse C&D based on the capacity of transfer station.

BULK/LOOSE IN TRUCK OR TRAILER (Max 2 cubic yards)

Cannot be filled above the body of truck

Short 6’ Truck Bed: about 1.5 cubic yards                                         $100

Standard 8’ Truck Bed: not to exceed more than 2 cubic yards        $125

Heavy Material Surcharge                                                                  $25

May be assessed If load is greater than 50% brick, shingles, rubble, concrete, or asphalt

TRANSFER STATION PRICING FOR INDIVIDUAL ITEMS (per piece)

Tires (no tires larger than tandem trailer size)

Passenger/Light Truck Tires:  Up to 16″                                             $ 8.00

Medium Truck Tires larger than 16″                                                   $ 22.00

Large Truck Tires                                                                                $ 16.00 Per Ply

Skid Steer Tires                                                                                   $ 16.00

Appliances: anything with Freon                                                    $ 14.00

Florescent Lightbulbs:

Compact CFL lamps                                                                          $ 1.00 each

4’T-8 or T-12 Lamps                                                                           $ 2.00 each

8’ T-8 or T-12 Lamps                                                                          Not Accepted

Other Disposables

**FURNITURE, MATTRESSES & RUGS WILL BE CHARGED DOUBLE IF RECEIVED WET**

Furniture

Chairs, kitchen, office                                                                         $ 4,00

Living Room Furniture                                                                       $ 6.00 per seat

Sofa                                                                                                     $ 18.00

Sleeper Sofa                                                                                        $ 24.00

Wood/plastic Furniture (desks, dressers, etc.)                                    $ 8.00

Mattresses

Twin, each piece                                                                                 $ 8.00

Full/Queen, each piece                                                                        $10.00

King, each piece                                                                                  $16.00

Rugs, Carpets, Pads

Up to 12×12                                                                                        $ 8.00

Larger than 12×12                                                                               $16.00

Porcelain sink, toilet                                                                         $10.00

FREE:

Mulch: Mulch by the bucket is available in the Spring (first come first serve)

Paint: accepted as C&D if it is fully dried (solid)

Old Propane Canisters

Approved Recyclables:  If you are not sure about an item please ask. No recyclables in bags please keep loose

RECYCLABLES ACCEPTED: NOT ACCEPTED:
MIXED PAPER RECYCLING: all paper should be clean and dry

 

Newspaper, magazines/catalogs, computer/copy/fax paper, writing/ledger paper, phonebooks, brown bags, cereal/tissue boxes, junk mail (ads, envelopes, coupons), wrapping paper (not foil/metallic), greeting cards, paper egg cartons, books (hardcovers must be removed), Shredded Paper (in clear bags)

 

This is considered garbage:

Wax or plastic-coated paper/pizza boxes, wet or food-contaminated paper, paper streamers/tissue paper, tissues/napkins/paper towels.

 

CONTAINER RECYCLING: must be empty and clean

 

Plastic bottles (drink, soap, etc.), jugs (milk, juice, etc.), tubs (yogurt, butter, etc.) caps/lids with # 1 & # 5

Aluminum cans, (beverages, etc.), clean aluminum foil/trays, tin cans (soup, etc.) metal lids from jars.

 

 

This is considered garbage:

Plastic bags/film (bring to participating retail stores), black plastic, plastic toys, electronics, Styrofoam, plastic food” clamshells”, plastic hangers, plant pots, laundry baskets, garden hoses, scrap metal/pipes, Tupperware, shelf-stable food cartons, furniture/fencings/siding, auto parts

 

GLASS RECYCLING: must be a clean bottle or jar with lids removed

 

Beverage bottles, food jars, any other CLEAN bottle or jar

 

This is considered garbage:

Household dishes/ovenware/Pyrex/ceramics/porcelain, window glass, light bulbs, mirrors, crystal glass

 

CARDBOARD RECYCLING: flatten cardboard keep loose do not tie bundles together

 

Corrugated cardboard only

 

This is considered garbage:

Plastic bags, plastic shipping pillows (recyclable with plastic film at participating retail stores), food contaminated cardboard, Styrofoam/packing peanuts, cereal/tissue boxes, toilet paper rolls, paper towel rolls, brown paper bags, paper of any kind