Horicon NY Transfer Station

Transfer & Recycling

The Town is committed to the environment through waste reduction and recycling.

Location:
Landfill Road, just off Tannery Road
Open:
Tuesday, Thursday,
Saturday & Sunday
Closed:
Monday, Wednesday,
Friday & Holidays
Hours:
8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
Contact:
(518) 494-7906

Horicon Transfer Station hours

Landfill will be closed on the following Holidays:

Presidents Day
Easter Sunday
Memorial Day
Fourth Of July
Labor Day
Columbus Day
Veteran's Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve (Half Day - close at noon)
Christmas Day
New Year's Day

Recycling

recycling symbolHoricon has a mandatory recycling law in effect. The requirements are as follows:

Plastic:
All food, juice, detergent and shampoo plastic with a number. These must be clean with covers off.

Glass:
Glass of any color. The glass must be clean with the covers off. We do not accept pyrex, drinking glasses, cups or window glass for recycling.

Broken glass is not accepted as a recyclable. It must be wrapped and placed with your household garbage.

Tin & Aluminum:
Any can that contained a food product. These must be clean, with one end completely out.

Newspapers:
Whatever comes in your paper can be recycled. They must be clean and dry; wet or dirty newspaper goes with your garbage. IRS and real estate books go with the newspapers.

Junkmail:
Anything that comes in the mail except for the journal and dollar stretcher. All junk mail catalogs, magazines, telephone books and puzzle books go together.

Cardboard:
We accept corrugated cardboard only. It must be clean, dry, split on seams and flat. No boxboard.

Household batteries, small propane and aerosol cans go inside the recycling center.

We do not take motor oil, the container it comes in, or car batteries.

We do not accept propane tanks.

Please keep all of the above items in separate containers when you bring them in.

We appreciate your cooperation in turning in clean recyclables.

Thank you.

Fees

Garbage fees:
Fees are based on weight. All garbage must be in containers or bags so it is ready to be weighed. Fee is 16 cents per pound.

Tickets are available but not mandatory:
$10.00 tickets with 20–$ 0.50 punches.
$3.00 tickets with 30–$ 0.10 punches.
$5.00 tickets with 10–$ 0.50 punches.
Tickets may be purchased weekdays at the Community Center from 8-4pm.

Other fees:

  • Construction debris (C&D) $45.00 per yard
  • TV's will be weighed at 25 cents per pound
  • Refrigerators, air conditioners & freezers $20.00 each
  • Vacuum will be weighed at 25 cents per pound
  • Mattress $10.00 each
  • Box spring $5.00 each
  • Wood Chairs will be weighed at 16 cents per pound
  • Stuffed chair $15.00 each
  • Recliners & couches $15.00 each
  • Sleeper couch (with metal frame) $20.00
  • Coffee table will be weighed at 16 cents per pound
  • Toilet $6.00 each
  • Tires will be weighed at 16 cents a lb.
  • Boats $5.00 per lineal foot
  • Carpet 10 cents/square foot or weighed at 16 cents per lb
  • Other item fees vary...$1.50 and up
  • Brush - cannot accept
  • Metal (except for above mentioned items) is free.
  • Cars will only be accepted if they are cleaned out. Tires must be removed once car is left at landfill. Trunks will be opened and checked before car can be left, (no batteries).

We accept return bottles and cans for donations to the little league teams and the school for field trips.

For questions please call (518) 494-7906

Horicon Transfer and Recycling Station