Transfer Station

Hours: Friday and Saturday 8:00 - 4:30
860-886-1836 

The Town Transfer Station is located at 108 Ross Road. All vehicles entering the facility must display a Transfer Station sticker, there are no exceptions. The stickers are available from employees at the Transfer Station. Be prepared to show the vehicle registration with a Preston address in order to receive the sticker.

The Town accepts for disposal the following

  • Household trash (bagged)
  • Bulky waste (all bulky waste is weighed & a fee charged for disposal)

Recycling Information

  • Mixed clean paper (including newspaper)
  • Corrugated cardboard (flattened, cleaned)
  • Bottles, cans, aluminum foil, milk and water plastic jugs (clean)
  • Colored plastic jugs, etc (HDPE #1 and #2) (clean)

Items that requiring seeing the attendant for disposal

  • Engine drain oil
  • Batteries
  • Scrap metal
  • Anti-freeze
  • Light bulbs, fluorescent bulbs (special container)

Items that requiring seeing the attendant for disposal and a fee

  • Demolition material
  • Tires
  • Refrigerators and air conditioners
  • Propane tanks

Southeastern Connecticut Regional Resource Recovery Authority - Hazardous Chemicals Collection Schedule

The Transfer Station does not accept leaves or brush per Town Ordinance.  Brush may be brought to the Public Works Department located at 423 Route 2 Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  To obtain a burning permit, please visit the 1st Selectman’s Office located at 389 Route 2.