Transfer Station

"Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!" 

We provide an efficient and effective Solid Waste Transfer / Recycling Station for the Town of New Marlborough with an ongoing commitment to improvement. 

June 2020

Thank you for following the guidelines posted for the disposal of your trash & recyclables at the Transfer Station. This will assure that it will run safely for you and will keep our Transfer Station Attendants safe.

Transfer Station permits for FY2021 are available June 1. To obtain one, you can purchase it by mail (be sure to include a stamped self-addressed envelope so the permit can be mailed to you,  mailing address is PO Box 99, Mill River, MA 01244 or use the blue drop box at Town Hall) or on-line at  Be sure to include the plate number(s) of the vehicle that you will be using to go to the Transfer Station.  THE COST IS $150.00. After August 15th, there will be no admittance to the Transfer Station without a valid permit.

1) Trash Container, Recycling Container and Metal Container are included with a transfer station permit.

2) The Electronics/Appliances and Construction Containers can be used, but there may be an additional cost associated with the disposal. The cost of truck loads or large amounts of construction materials will be determined by the Transfer Station Attendant. If you have a smaller box of items that you need to dispose of, please consult the Transfer Station attendant for instructions.

3) SWAP SHED-This is presently closed due to the COVID-19 virus. When it can be safely opened again, you will be notified. Consider taking items, when it is allowable, to Goodwill in Great Barrington, Habitat for Humanity in Canaan, CT or Pittsfield or Western MA Labor Action, 298 Columbus Ave in Pittsfield (they do not take books). 

Transfer Station Hours:

Wednesday 9am-1pm, Saturday 9am-3PM, Sunday 9am-1pm

Questions: Call Town Hall at 413-229-8116 or the Transfer Station at 229-2116.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Alvin Stalker Attendant (413) 229-2116
Freddy Friedman Solid Waste Coordinator