• Bob Brill

  • Transfer Station
  • phone icon (845) 855-9380
  • email icon Email
  • home icon 124 River Road
  •       Pawling, NY 12564
  • Hours

  • Monday and Thursday                   
  • 6:00am - 4:00pm                                 
  • Saturday
  • 7:00am - 4:00pm

The Transfer Station is open to Pawling residents only.  Operation hours are Monday and Thursday from 6:00am to 4:00pm and Saturdays from 7:00am to 4:00pm.

Town residents may obtain application materials for vehicle permits hereand send by mail using the mail in application. Permits are $380.00 per vehicle and $40.00 for an additional household permit for the year 2023. Vehicle registration must be presented in order to obtain a permit.

The Transfer Station will be closed on the below holidays.
If a holiday falls on a Monday or Thursday the Transfer Station will be open on the following day Town offices are open. Please note the exceptions - the Transfer Station will be OPEN on November 25, 2022 and December 26, 2022
If Town offices are closed for weather/emergency the Transfer Station will also be closed and  will open the following day Town offices are open.
New Year’s Eve                                              Friday, December 31, 2021
Martin Luther King’s Birthday                Monday, January 17, 2022
Presidents Day                                              Monday, February 21, 2022
Good Friday                                                    Friday, April 15, 2022
Memorial Day                                                 Monday, May 30, 2022
Juneteenth                                                     Monday, June 20, 2022
Independence Day                                       Monday, July 4, 2022
Labor Day                                                        Monday, September 5, 2022
Columbus Day                                               Monday, October 10, 2022
Veteran’s Day                                                 Friday, November 11, 2022
Thanksgiving (day before)                        Wednesday, November 23, 2022 (close @ noon)
Thanksgiving                                                  Thursday, November 24, 2022
Thanksgiving                                                  Friday, November 25, 2022 - Transfer Station will be OPEN this day
Christmas Eve                                                 Friday, December 23, 2022 (CLOSED)
Christmas                                                         Monday, December 26, 2022 - Transfer Station will be OPEN this day
New Year’s Day                                               Monday, January 2, 2023


 Town of Pawling Transfer Station New Rules & Regulations - Effective January 1, 2021

Fees for 2023  will be $380.00 for first permit/$40.00 second permit                                   
Days & Hours:  Monday & Thursday 6:00am – 4:00pm, Saturday 7:00am - 4:00pm

 No annual transfer station permit will be issued to an applicant whose vehicle registration is in the name of a corporation, Limited Liability Company, d/b/a or other commercial or business entity without a waiver from the Pawling Town Board.

A vehicle registration must be presented for the purchase of the permit and it must show the vehicle is registered to an individual with a street address within the Town of Pawling, and that vehicle should be used for personal purposes.

Household debris/trash only - No commercial building debris/trash will be accepted.

No vehicle will be allowed into the transfer station after January 15th without a current year permit.

All previous year’s permits MUST be removed from the vehicle.

Permits must be affixed to the passenger’s side rear window.

A maximum of three (3) permits per household are allowed to be purchased.

Only residential brush will be accepted - Maximum Size 4” wide by 10’ feet long.

Please note that if there is a holiday on a Monday, the transfer station will NOT be open the following day.

If Town offices are closed due to snow, the transfer station will also be closed and will reopen on its next regularly scheduled day.

Anyone caught dumping building material will be subject to a fine of $500.00 and revocation of the Transfer Station Permit.

PLEASE RECYCLE every glass bottle, can, and plastic container placed in the recycle bin - it saves money and the environment.

Four tires per truckload will be accepted.


The following materials will be commingled in the

Receptacle provided:

Glass Jars & Bottles :

Empty and rinse. Discard caps and tops. Labels can

be left on, do not break bottles.

Tin & Aluminum Cans :

Rinse and remove labels. Place lids in the can.

Please crush cans if possible. Also include

aluminum foil and foil trays.

Plastic Bottles/H.D.P.E. & P.E.T.E:

These items include: milk jugs, laundry detergent

bottles, soda bottles and other plastic bottles labeled only with a 1 ,2, 3, 5 or 7 on the bottom. Empty and     rinse bottles, discard caps, and flatten if possible.

The following material should be put into the trailers:


 All clean, dry newspapers including all inserts, periodicals, magazines, and grocery bags. Please tie with string or twine. No plastic.

Corrugated cardboard :

 Corrugated cardboard is brown with ridges in the middle. Flatten or crush, dry, empty boxes, tie with string or twine.

The transfer station will also take:

 Appliances, swing sets, water tanks, stoves, washers, air conditioner, sheet metal.

Furniture, foam rubber and cribs should be placed in the large open dumpster.

Motor oil ONLY should be placed in receptacle.




Please place all items that aren’t recycled in your regular trash.


Dishes, drinking glasses, Pyrex, ceramic, window glass, or mirrors. Also no flower pots, light bulbs, or head lights.

Tin & Aluminum:

No paint, aerosol cans, pots, pans, fuel tanks, coat hangers, or other scrap metal items.


 Motor oil or transmission fluid bottles – even if they are made of P.E.T.E. or H.D.P.E/ foam plastics, laundry baskets.

The following material is not recycled and should be disposed of properly:


Dirty, soiled papers, phone books, text books, junk mail and bulk mail should be placed in regular trash.

Plastic shopping bags should be placed in regular trash.

Corrugated Cardboard:

 Waxed cardboard, cardboard soiled with food: such as cereal boxes, shoe boxes, diaper boxes, and milk cartons should be placed in regular trash.

Tires can go into the tire trailer.*Limit 4 per load.

Batteries are accepted.




Batteries are accepted.




For further information, please call (845) 855-5010.