Transfer Station

Open: Tuesdays and Saturdays 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Thursdays 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Phone: 429-7189 (on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays only)
Location: 221 Warrenville Road, Mansfield Center.Route 89, approximately one mile from the intersection of Route 89 & Route 195, Mansfield Center, CT (Click here for a map & driving directions)

Use the transfer station in place of collection service or to supplement it. Not all waste (such as sofas and demolition debris) and recyclables (such as large metal items and electronics) are collected curbside. Transfer Station Use Study (June 1, 2006)

Bring some form of identification with you that shows you are a Mansfield resident. A license or utility bill is fine. Small bills are appreciated when paying by cash. Credit cards are accepted.

Fee waivers are available for income eligible transfer station users.

Paper Shredding, April 13, 2019 from 9:00 am to Noon - Bring you sensitive documents to get shredded on-site at the transfer station. Charge is $3.00 per banker's box (a medium-sized box or its equivalent).


Type Cost
 Garbage - 35 gallon garbage bags  $3.50 each
 Garbage - 35 gallon garbage can  $7.00 each
 Garbage - 55 gallon drum  $9.00 each
 Garbage - 55 gallon drum (less than 1/2 full)  $4.50 each
 Garbage - Compact pickup (1 cubic yard)  $35.00
 Garbage - Flat loaded pickup (2 cubic yard)  $70.00
 Garbage - High loaded pickup (4 cubic yard)  $140.00
 All other garbage (measured on site)  $35.00 / cubic yard
 Bulky waste  $30.00 / cubic yard

Transfer Station Recycling

The transfer station accepts all the recyclable items collected curbside, plus many more. The attendant will show you where to place each item. We do not charge for several of the items we recycle.


Type Cost
 Passenger car tires (up to 16 1/2")  $2.00 each
 Large truck tires (off rims)  $8.00 each
 Large truck tires (on rims)  $20.00 each
 Large off-road tires  $35.00 each
 Scrap metal  $3.00 / cubic yard
 Capacitors or ballasts  $3.00 each
 Appliances with freon (refridgerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, freezers)  $12.00 each
 Wood chips  $10.00 per scoop
 Brush  $10.00 
 Stumps   $30.00 / cubic yard

No Charge For

  • Antifreeze
  • Batteries - car batteries, rechargeable batteries, button batteries
  • Brake Fluid
  • Box Springs
  • Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Cell Phones
  • Clothing
  • Computers & Accessories
  • Electronic Equipment - ie, stereos, DVD players, radios  
  • Fluorescent Bulbs
  • Food scraps (for composting)
  • Glass Bottles
  • Grass Clippings
  • Grocery Bags
  • Leaves
  • Mattresses
  • Microwaves
  • Mixed Paper
  • Oil
  • Oil Filters
  • Plastic Bags/Plastic film - bread bags, case & paper product wraps, dry cleaner bags, newspaper bags, air pillows
  • Plastic Containers (except Styrofoam)
  • Paint
  • Propane tanks
  • Strings of lights
  • Styrofoam peanuts 
  • Televisions
  • Textiles - curtains, tablecloths, rags, pillows, stuffed toys, bed linens, anything cloth   
  • VCR's 
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Wire and cords