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Transfer Station Rules and Regulations

POWNAL TRANSFER STATION

CHANGES, RULES AND REGULATIONS 2016-2017

  1. SCRAP METAL DUMPSTER IS LOCATED RIGHT OF THE TIRE SHED.  PERMIT HOLDERS MAY, IF THEY WISH, THROW METAL INTO DUMPSTER.  IF THEY FEEL THAT THEY CAN’’T OR DON’T WANT TO THROW ITEMS INTO THE METAL DUMPSTER, SIMPLY PLACE OF GROUND BESIDE DUMPSTER.
  2. BRUSH IS LIMITED TO 4 INCHES IN DIAMETER AND 8 FEET IN LENGTH.  ANY WOOD PIECES OVER 4 INCHES WILL BE ACCEPTED UP TO 12 INCHES IN DIAMETER TRIMMED OF ALL BRANCHES WITH 16 INCH MINNIMUM AND 36 INCH MAXIMUM AND WILL BE PLACED IN A SEPARATE AREA.  THIS CAN BE USED BY ANY PERMIT HOLDER FOR FIREWOOD FREE OF CHARGE.
  3. BRUSH IS TO BE DROPED OFF IN FIELD WEST OF P.T.S. OFFICE AND WILL BE CHARGED AT THE RATE OF $2.00 PER HEAPING PICKUP LOAD, TRAILERS AND OTHER TRUCK LOADS WILL BE PRO-RATED BASED ON A PICKUP LOAD.
  4. PLEASE PLACE ELECTRONICS ON THE CONCRETE PAD AT THE REAR OF THE TIPPING SHED.  DO NOT PLACE ANYTHING INTO CARDBOARD GAYLORDS, P.T.S. STAFF NEEDS TO SORT OUT THE DIFFERENT CATAGORIES OF ELECTRONICS AND PLACE THEM IN THE APPROPRIATE BINS.
  5. ANY UPOLSTERED ITEMS, CUSHIONS, CHAIRS, COUCHES AND SUCH, SHOULD BE PLACED IN THE INSIDE C&D DUMPSTER.  MATRESSES AND FIBERGLASS INSULATION SHOULD ALSO BE PLACED IN THIS CONTAINER.
  6. USED MOTOR OIL IS TO BE DISPOSED OF AT THE SMALL SHED IN FRONT OF THE OFFICE—NOTHING IS TO BE PLACED BY THE OLD OIL TANK LOCATED AT THE END OF THE TIPPING SHED. P.T.S. DOES NOT ACCEPT BRAKE FLUID—THAT MAY BE DISPOSED OF AT ONE OF THE HAZARDOUS COLLECTION DAYS. 
  7. REGULAR DRY CELL BATTERIES, HEARING AID AND RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES UP TO 4.5 LBS ARE TO BE HANDED IN AT OFFICE- FREE OF CHARGE.  RECHARGABLE BATTERIES OVER 4.5 LB., LEAD WET CELL, AND JUMPER BATTERIES ARE FREE AND WILL GO TO BATTERY STORAGE AREA BESIDE TIRE STORAGE.  
  8. EMPTY DRY PAINT CANS WITH LIDS OFF ARE TO BE DISPOSED OF AS METAL OR PLASTIC RECYCLE
  9. DO NOT BRING ANY FLOURESENT LIGHTING PRODUCTS, PAINT STRIPPERS, PAINT, GASOLINE, ANTIFREEZE TRANSMISSION OR BRAKE FLUID ON PREMISES
  10. THESE ITEMS ARE TO BE DISPOSED OF ON HAZARRDOUS DAY COLLECTIONS OFF SITE
  11. ANYONE FOUND TO BE PLACING ANY HAZARDOUS ITEMS ON P.T.S. PROPERTY MAY HAVE PERMIT REVOKED.
  12. 20 LB. AND LARGER PROPANE CYLINDERS ARE ACCEPTED FREE IF VALVE IS REMOVED. IF VALVE IS ATTACHED THERE WILL BE A $5.00 CHARGE.
  13. FREE DUMP DAY HAS BEEN REDUCED TO ONE LOAD ONLY. LIMITS OF WHAT MAY BE BROUGHT IN TO THE TRANSFER STATION ARE AVAILABLE AT THE TRANSFER STATION.
  14. PERMIT FEE HAS BEEN INCREASED FROM $25.00 TO $30.00.

AS OF JULY 1, 2015 DO NOT ENTER AREA THAT WAS FORMERALLY USED FOR METAL AND BRUSH DISPOSAL

STARTING JULY 1, 2017 TRANSFER STATIONS AND HAULERS MUST START ACCEPTING FOOD SCRAPS

PLEASE READ SIGNS ON SWAP SHOP AND AT THE ELECTRONIC RECYCLING ABOUT WHAT IS PROHIBITED

PERMIT APPLICATIONS MUST BE SIGNED BY APPLICANT AT THE TRANSFER STATION +9

 

FREE DUMP DAY

MUST BE COMPLETED BY JUNE 28 2017 4:00 P.M.

ONE LOAD ONLY

NO VEHICLES LARGER THAN 8 FOOT  

PICKUP BED OR EQUIVALENT

ITEMS ALLOWED:

 

4 TIRES WITH OR WITHOUT RIMS

CAR OR LIGHT TRUCK

1 REFRIGERANT UNIT

REFRIGERATOR
FREEZER
AIR CONDITIONER
DEHUMIDIFIERS

2 BOX SPRINGS OR MATTRESS

2 SOFAS OR LARGE CHAIRS

HOUSEHOLD TRASH

RANGES/WASHERS/DRYERS

PROPANE TANKS WITHOUT VALVES

BATTERIES

NO CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS ALLOWED ON FREE DUMP  LOAD.

FAILURE TO RECYCLE ANY MATERIAL THAT QUALIFIES, MAY LEAD TO ADDITIONAL CHARGES.

 
 
 
 

 

  

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