Sanford DPW: Solid Waste and Recycling

Transfer Station Hours Contact Info
Tuesday - Friday 7:30 - 3 pm
Saturday 7:30 - 12:00 pm
SUNDAY & MONDAY CLOSED
81 Rushton St
Sanford ME, 04073
207-324-9144
     
    *Please note that during snow/storm events, the Transfer Station may be CLOSED so personnel can treat the roads. It may also be closed the day after an overnight snow/storm event as personnel were responding throughout the night. Also see the announcements below concerning schedules around holidays as the Transfer Station is typically closed the day AFTER a Monday holiday.



Transfer Station CLOSED Tuesday December 27th due to Christmas on Sunday.


Reusable Resources 

CURBSIDE COLLECTION
Click to find out when your rubbish and recycling will be collected.

DISPOSAL POLICIES AND RULES
If the rules for disposing of waste/debris at the Sanford transfer station are violated, dumping privileges may be revoked.

FAQ’s
Let us answer your Transfer Station and rubbish and recycling questions.

HOLIDAY TRASH COLLECTION

PAY-AS-YOU-THROW PROGRAM
Sanford's Pay-as-You-Throw MSW and Recycling Program is an integrative approach to solid waste handling.

RECYCLING DO'S AND DON'TS
ecomaine single-sort recycling lets you combine your paper, cardboard, glass, metal, and rigid plastic containers #1-7 (no Styrofoam, bags, or films, please) into one recycling container.

TRANSFER STATION FEE
A list of the items the Transfer Station takes that is associated with a fee.

 ORANGE PAYT BAGS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE FOLLOWING STORES

Eastside Convenience

88 High St

207-324-3888

Hannaford

800 Main St

207-324-1554

Shaw’s Supermarket

1364 Main St

207-490-5309

Walmart Supercenter

1930 Main St

207-490-1988

Please Report any bag quality issues to WasteZero at 1-800-866-3954

If your bags are defective please call Sanford Public Works or bring them to the Public Works Department at 156 School St Sanford, ME to get replacement bags