Highway Collection Station

2014 TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT TRANSFER STATION

The Town of Poughkeepsie Highway Department will open its Transfer Station 10 times from April through September for Town residents to discard unwanted bulk items on the Saturdays listed below. Operating hours are from 7:00AM to 2:00 PM.

There will be no dates in July. Current proof of Town residency and a photo ID must be provided before entering the facility. COMMERCIAL HAULERS AND BUSINESSES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ACCESS TO THIS STATION.

A complete list of acceptable items is below. We are no longer able to accept TV's or computer monitors.

Other electronic equipment will be accepted. You may call DCRRA at (845)463-6020 for information on how to dispose of certain electronics and hazardous materials.
NYS DEC also requires that any all open vehicles or trailers need to be tarped.

 


**BRUSH & LAWN DEBRIS WILL BE ACCEPTED**

APRIL 12th & 26th
MAY 17th &31st
JUNE 14th & 28th
AUGUST 2nd & 16th
SEPTEMBER 6th & 20th

2014 COLLECTION STATION ITEMS

BULK ACCEPTED:

BRUSH & LAWN DEBRIS, LUMBER, FURNITURE, CARPETS, CLOTHES, BOOKS, MAGAZINES, TOYS, BEDDING, PLASTICS, WOOD FENCING, POOL COVERS, POOL LINERS, VINYL SIDING, TIRES

METALS:

ALL MAJOR APPLIANCES, BBQ GRILLS, LAWN MOWERS, SNOW BLOWERS, TILLERS (PLEASE DRAIN OIL & REMOVE GAS TANKS), SMALL APPLIANCES, METAL CABINETS & DOORS, WINDOWS & SCREENS W/METAL TRIM, SCRAP METALS, FURNACES, COLD WATER TANKS, METAL FURNITURE

BULK NOT ACCEPTED:

TV's, COMPUTER MONITORS, PAINT, SOLVENTS, CHEMICALS, AEROSOL CANS (ANY HAZARDOUS MATERIALS), BLACKTOP, CONCRETE, BRICKS, SLATE, ROCKS, ROOFING-MATERIALS, ASBESTOS, CAR PARTS, HOUSEHOLD-GARBAGE, RECYLABLES & DEAD ANIMALS

PROVIDED BY THE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT FREE OF CHARGE TO ALL TOWN OF POUGHKEEPSIE RESIDENTS, UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF
HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT MARC PFEIFER


(845) 452-1750