Schedule Year Round:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursday, Fridays:
8:00 am to 12:00 pm; 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Saturdays 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
-Yard waste, construction debris
-Household items: Toys, Clothing, Lamps, Brooms, Mops, Broken down Garbage Cans, Appliances, Bikes, Landscaping Machines, Rugs, Metal/Plastic Cloth Hangers,Furniture and Tires, etc.
Fees and Charges:
Pickup truck $10.00 or Per Cubic Yd. $10.00
Per cubic yard $40.00
Pallets each $5.00
-Carpets up to 5' x 8' $10.00
-Stuffed chair, Sofa, Similar Furniture $10.00
-Twin Mattress or Box Spring $30.00
-Double, Queen, King mattress or box spring $35.00
-Washer, Dryer, Stove, Appliances $10.00 (We charge the same for Oil Tanks, Water Heaters, and Dishwashers)
-Freezer, Ice Maker, A/C, Dehumidifier (Freon) $25.00
-Specialty items i.e. Furnace, Water Heater
-Cars, Pick-up Trucks, SUVs $10
-Heavy Equipment; IE: Backhoes, Dump Trucks $50
-COMPUTERS AND ANY COMPONENTS THAT COME WITH THE PC, SATALITE RECIEVERS, FAX MACHINES, PRINTERS, TV'S $25
BY Law any Rechargeable Batteries, Cell Phones or anything with an internal rechargeable Battery must be Recycled. Please take items to the Transfer Station and give them to the Attendent. There is NO COST.
NO HAZARDOUS WASTE, NO TRASH, NO KITCHEN WASTE, NO BATHROOM WASTE, NO RECYCABLE BOTTLES, CANS, FOOD PLASTIC CONTAINERS, PAPER PRODUCTS OR CORRUGATED CARDBOARD
PLEASE DO NOT DISPOSE OF ANYTHING UNTIL THE STATION ATTENDENT HAS REVIEWED ITEMS. IF ATTENDENT IS BUSY PLEASE GET THEIR ATTENTION AND WAIT UNTIL THEY CAN ASSIT YOU.
ANY HOME OWNER, ISLAND CONTRACTORS AND OFF ISLAND CONTRACTORS: MUST MAKE ARRANGEMENTS IN ADDVANCE WITH MARC AT THE COMPOST STATION IF THEY PLAN TO BRING LARGE AND/OR HEAVY LOADS TO THE STATION.
FIWMD is doing research to try to inform you and give you options as to what to do with your E-Waste and other items that must be properly recycled as mandated by New York and Connecticut State Laws.
Earth 911.com and 1-800-Recycling.com are websites who's mission is to help us become greener residents of our planet and help us abide by our State laws by providing ideas, tips and information on how to REUSE, REDUCE, RECYCLE. They also provide listings of local businesses, stores and locations where to take items that by law have to be recycled. Many of the listings accept many of the items considered to be E-Waste or Hazardous materials at no cost to the consumers. Please click on the links below for more information.
Thank you for your patience as we all try to get used to the new Government laws and requirements.
Fishers Island is part of New York State but due to our location all of our waste and recyclables go to Connecticut, therefor we must not only abide by New York State laws/regulations but also by Connecticut Stat laws/regulations.
For information regarding New York State regulations on Recycling please click on the link below.
For information regarding Connecticut State regulations on Recycling please click on the link below.
The Compost Station WILL BE CLOSED on the following Holidays:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King's Birthday
4th Of July