RECYCLING IS MANDATORY! Please click to view recycling rules & regulations for requirements
Winchester – Richmond Transfer Station and Recycling Facility
HOURS OF OPERATION:
Tuesday – 8 AM - 4 PM
Thursday – 8 AM – 7 PM
Saturday – 8 AM – 5 PM
No Admittance without a current Landfill sticker affixed to vehicle
Stickers are for sale at the Clerk's Office: $20 for the first vehicle per household, $1 per additional vehicle
for the same residential address. Please remember that you must have the license number for each vehicle
as that is part of the recording and sticker distribution. New stickers are required by October 1 and
expire September 30 annually
A new Landfill/Recycle Facility Ordinance Violation Form has been completed and approved by the Board.
Information included consists of date, time, name and address of person in violation, ordinance violation
section and number, explanation and reason, who served by, and our appeal process. The most common
reasons a person can lose their privilege to use the facility as follows:
1. Recycle is mandatory.
2. Stickers must be attached to the vehicle, plainly visible.
3. Must obey directives of the attendant.
4. Must follow posted speed limit (5MPH)
5. Residential use only-no commercial haulers.
Reminder-the Board reserves the right to amend and/or change the ordinance at anytime.
NO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE WILL BE ACCEPTED
Hazardous waste will not be accepted at the Transfer Station. Residents may take advantage of the Keen Transfer Station
Household Hazardous Waste Collection days to dispose of these products. The collection site is located adjacent to the
Keene Recycling Center on Route 12 North. No cost is associated with this program for individuals because it is funded
through grants and a line item in the budget. Almost every home has products that should be disposed of in an
environmentally, safe manner. Items include: anything containing mercury, such as batteries, thermometers,
thermostats, florescent lamps, as well as antifreeze, turpentine, lead based paint, WD40, brake fluid, pesticides,
old cleaning supplies, charcoal starter, etc. Please take advantage of this service.
Pay before unloading (prices are subject to change)
Fee Schedule Town of Winchester-Richmond Transfer Station J.pdf
CONTAINER # 1
Acceptable: Bottles and jars. Rinse and remove caps
Unacceptable: window glass, mirrors, light bulbs,
drinking glasses, ceramic and Pyrex dishes.
Acceptable: #1 and #2 only. Rinse and remove caps
Unacceptable: plastic bags or
Acceptable: Rinsed tin and aluminum cans, clean foil, EMPTY paint cans
PAPER , NEWSPAPER & PHONE BOOKS
Acceptable: Must be clean and dry
Unacceptable: Paper in plastic bags
MAGAZINES & JUNK MAIL
Acceptable: Single layer cardboard, corrugated cardboard, glossy newspaper inserts and envelopes. Must be clean and dry.
Unacceptable: Gift wrap, Kleenex, paper towels, paper plates, carbon paper, hard bound books, pet food bags.
BRUSH & SLASH
Acceptable: Clean, untreated wood, 5 inches or less in diameter, untreated lumber with an end cross-sectional area of 24 inches or less.
Unacceptable: Painted, treated or glued material, plywood, chipboard or particleboard.
LOADS WILL BE INSPECTED