Public Notice


Next Board of Directors meeting:


9/3/14-click for agenda

Electronics Drop-off

Georgia location

Mon 8am-6pm

Tues-Fri 8am-4:30pm

Sat 8am-1pm

N. Hero transfer station

Sat 8am-4pm

All E-waste accepted

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2014 Spring newsletter

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Contact Us


158 Morse Dr.

Fairfax, VT 05454 


M-F 8:00a-4:30p

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Located in Georgia

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New(s) and Exciting PDF Print E-mail


Welcome to the District!!


Northwest Solid Waste would like to welcome the Town of Franklin to the District. With the addition of Franklin, we are now made up of 19 of the 20 towns, villages, and cities of Grand Isle and Franklin Counties. Togther we are stronger!!!



Residents of Franklin are now able to use all NWSWD sites and services.


Call us if you have any questions! We're here to help.  








We are now taking used cooking oil. And it's being turned into biodiesel in Plainfield, Vermont!


Bring your used cooking oil to our Georgia location during regular business hours.


Collection is open to both business and residential customers.


There is $1/gallon charge with a $1 minimum charge.


Support Vermont jobs and be green at the same time!!





Hazardous Waste Collection PDF Print E-mail

Don't wait for an event! We take household hazardous waste at our Georgia facility:


Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30--Please call 524-5986 for an appointment.

 located at

Below is a list of materials that you can bring:

We take:                                    Please no:                             

Automotive fluids                       Ammunition/explosives
Latex and oil based paints           Smoke detectors
Cleaning supplies                        Radioactive materials
Pool/lawn/hobby chemicals         Medical waste

Batteries (including auto)            Asbestos
Fluorescent bulbs

Devices containing mercury


Open to all Member Communities

What's happening for 2014 PDF Print E-mail

Lots of things


  • Free Collection of Architectural Paints for All Vermont residents and Conditionally Exempt Businesses more detail starts May 1st
  • Paint Care fact sheet - If a Hazardous Waste is not on the list of covered items for your local drop-off site you can still bring it to one of NWSWD's collection events as long as you are from a member community.
  • Hazardous Waste Events are held in lots of Member Communities Schedule to be an announced
  • Bulky Trash Collection All Year Around at the

           Bakersfield, Fletcher and Montgomery Drop-off Sites

  • Education booths during local community events
  • Introduction of Act 148 -  new law talking about how we manage the material we we no longer want to keep.  What needs to recycled, composted, or for the time landfilled(hopefully we can review our individual purchase practices to reduce the landfilled part).  More additional info check anr website  
District Run Drop-off Sites: PDF Print E-mail

District run sites are available for member communities

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            Located at the Georgia Recycling Center on 158 Morse Dr

               Hours: Mondays 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

                           Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

          Located at the Waste Water Treatment Planton 83 Rewes Dr          

          Hours : Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

                           Wed        4:00 pm - 7:00 pm (seasonal)

            click here for schedule 2014

          Located at the Old Fire station at 380 Main Street Route 108

          Hours : Alternating Saturdays 8:00 am - 1:00 pm  

            click here for schedule 2014

          Located at Old Fletcher Town Garage on 125 Cambridge Rd             

          Hours : Alternating Saturdays 8:00 am - 1:00 pm  

          Located at the Fire Station on 86 Mountain Rd.                             

          Hours : Saturdays 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

              Located on 362 West Shore Rd.                                                 

            Hours : Saturdays 8:00 am - 4:00 pm  


For more information about our Drop-Off Sites and fees click here.

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