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TRANSFER STATION WEBCAM:
The Town of Sandwich has placed a webcam at the Transfer Station to allow residents to see if there is a waiting line at the access road. The webcam image is updated every minute. Click "refresh" on your computer's web browser for current image. Note that image may not be updated during hours when the Transfer Station is closed to the public.
Transfer Station Manager:
Transfer Station Foreman:
HOURS OF OPERATION:
The Town of Sandwich Transfer Station is located at 500 Route 130.
The facility is open to residents on Wednesdays (8 a.m. – 8 p.m.) and Thursdays through Sundays (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.).
The Transfer Station is closed every Monday & Tuesday, and on the following days: New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
Questions concerning the Transfer Station may be directed to the Department of Public Works, (508) 833-8002.
TO OBTAIN A STICKER a copy of vehicle registration indicating Town of Sandwich address is required. If vehicle is not registered in the Town, the person to whom the vehicle is registered must be listed on a Town of Sandwich Real Estate tax bill or listed on the town census. Stickers are sold at the Tax Collector’s Office, Town Hall Annex, 145 Main Street, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Questions pertaining to stickers sales should be directed to the Tax Collector’s Office, (508) 833-8012.
Stickers and pricing are valid from July 1st through June 30th each year. The current stickers are valid through June 30, 2017.
1st Residential Sticker: $60.00
2nd or 3rd Sticker (must be from same household): $10.00
Commercial Sticker: $150.00
Non-Routine User Fee Tickets (Per-Item)
Cathode Ray Tube (TV & monitors) $10.00
Chlorofluorocarbon appliances (Freon) $10.00
Furniture, Mattresses, Box Springs & Throw Rugs (Wall to wall & padding not accepted): $10.00
Empty propane tanks (Tanks larger than 20lbs are not accepted): $10.00
Rimless tires (Passenger vehicles and light-duty trucks ONLY, other types not accepted): $10.00
One Trip Transfer Station Pass
Household trash in Pay-As-You-Throw bags
and everyday household recyclables ONLY: $10.00
Available At Local Retailers
Call For Availability
Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Bags (Package of 5)
NOTE: Bag Fees Subject to Change at Any Time
33 gallon: $10.00 (new larger size)
15 gallon: $4.50
8 gallon: $2.00
TRANSFER STATION RULES:
- Stickers must be affixed to the lower left corner of the vehicle windshield.
- Stickers numbers must match vehicle registration numbers.
- All loads must be adequately covered and all waste must be bagged and/or bundled.
- All waste must be of Sandwich origin.
- Residents using this facility do so at their own risk.
- everyday household waste from a single household
- recyclables (i.e., glass, cans, newspaper & cardboard)
- appliances (i.e., washers, dryers, stoves, freezers & refrigerators)
- yard waste (i.e., leaves and lawn trimmings)
- all furniture
- oil tanks (cut in half)
- air conditioners
- Oil-based paint or hazardous waste*
- Brush and demolition material
*Periodic collection days for household hazardous waste products occur annually during the Summer/Fall months. Contact the DPW at (508) 833-8002 for information on locations, dates and times.
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