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Transfer Station

DMIAAB: Durham Middlefield Interlocal Agreement

The transfer station is for the residents of Durham and Middlefield. Located on Cherry Hill Road, at the intersection of Route 147. Site users are required to provide proof of residency and purchase a sticker ($30) that must be affixed to windshield of vehicle brought to the facility.  

Hours and Contact Information:

Bob Matuszkiewicz
Site Manager
P: 860-349-8702
Monday 8:00 am to 7:45 pm    
Thursday 8:00 am to 7:45 pm
Saturday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

February 9, 2017:  Transfer Station closing at Noon due to Winter Storm

Holidays
New Year's Day
Memorial Day
July 4th
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day
Durham Fair Saturday

Holiday Hours:

Closed, Thursday, November 24, 2016
Open, Saturday, November 26, 2017
Closed, Monday, December 26, 2016
Open, Tuesday, December 27, 2016 and Saturday, December 31, 2016
Closed, Monday, January 2, 2017
Open, Tuesday, January 3, 2016            

Waste Haulers/Collectors: Application for Refuse Permit

Waste Haulers/Collector Station Hours: Commercial waste collectors of residential waste from Durham and Middlefield including MSW and all recyclables must be delivered and unloaded between the hours of 6:45 AM to 7:45 AM on Monday and Thursday, or the hours of 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday subject to a delivery schedule approved by DMIAAB. Commercial waste collector vehicles must be restricted to 20 yards or less.

Transfer Station Fees

Demolition Materials: $0.07 per pound
Painted Wood: $0.07 per pound
Scrap Lumber: $0.07 per pound
Appliances With Freon: $10.00 each
Tires (Standard Only): $5.00 each
Padded Furniture: $10.00 each
Mattress/Box spring: $10.00 each
Toilet: $5.00 each
Sinks: $3.00 each

Paper Shredding and Hazardous House Hold Waste Collection please visit:  http://www.rivercog.org/hhw.html   

Station Permit

In order to purchase an annual DMIAAB Transfer Station Permit the following is required:
1. Proof of Residency in Durham or Middlefield must be verified by a valid Drivers License
2. Automobile Registration must verify that the vehicle to which the transfer station permit is affixed is registered in Durham or Middlefield
3. All Transfer Station Permits Expire July 1st

What can I Bring?

Regular Household Garbage: all paper (newspaper, cardboard,office paper), bottle and cans including plastics #1 - #7 without additional fees.
Electronics Recycling: No Fee
Brush: up to 4" in diameter and not longer than 8' in length.
Leaves: must be emptied from bags in designated area.
Scrap metal: items must be drained of any oil or gasoline

What Shouldn't I Bring?

No hazardous wastes such as lead based paint, asbestos or pesticides should be brought to the facility.
These items may be disposed of at Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days set up in the area throughout the late spring and summer.
No wood larger than 4" in diameter may be disposed of at the facility.
No clean fill (rocks, concrete, dirt etc.) can be disposed of at the site