Transfer Station

Transfer Station Stickers

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.

Town of Preston

Notice of Additional Fees – Transfer Station (pdf) 

Town of Preston Holiday Schedule

Disposal Accepted

The Town accepts for disposal the following:

  • Bulky waste Screenshot_20201016-100228_Docs
  • Household trash (bagged)

Recycling Information

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

Items That Require Seeing the Attendant for Disposal

  • Anti-freeze, Oil Filters, Engine Drain Oil
  • Batteries (Car & Household; 9V, AAA, etc)
  • Computers & Electronics (TVs, etc)
  • Light bulbs, fluorescent bulbs (special container)
  • Mattresses
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Scrap metal
  • Demolition material
  • Propane tanks
  • Refrigerators and Air Conditioners
  • Tires (please see above notice for additional fees)
  • Paint 

Leaves or Brush

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
Preston, CT 06365
Monday - Friday
7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

NOTE:  Transfer Station will be open on Good Friday and the day after Thanksgiving