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 2021

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 are available June 1 at a cost of $180 and are effect July 1 through June 30. To purchase by mail, please send check payment and a self-addressed stamped envelope (SASE) to Transfer Station Permits, PO Box 99, Mill River, MA 01244. Payments, along with a SASE, may be placed in the blue drop box at Town Hall. Permits may also be purchased at the Transfer Station during operating hours (check or cash), as well as online (credit cards). Be sure to include the plate number of the vehicle that you will be using to go to the Transfer Station. One additional permit may be requested at no additional cost, please be sure to include the plate number for the additional vehicle.

There will be no admittance to the Transfer Station without a valid permit after August 15.

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 413-229-2116.

Staff Contacts

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