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Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
Franklin County, Massachusetts 
 
Bernardston 

Curbside Pickup No
Transfer Station Yes
     Location Nelson Drive, off South Merrifield Rd.
     Hours Thurs & Sat, 7 am - 5 pm
Access Permit Free. Pickup from Town Coordinator, Town Clerk, Transfer Station
Per Bag Fee $2 per 33 gal. bag
Stickers/Bags Source Town Hall, Country Corner, transfer station
Town Website www.townofbernardston.org/index.php/8-uncategorised/18-transfer-station

General Recycling (Paper and Containers)

Transfer Station Information
Pellet Bags  Yes
Free
Scrap Metal Yes Free
White Goods Yes Fee. See town website above
          with freon: Yes Fee. See town website above
Tires No
Bulky Waste Yes Fee. See town website above
Monitors, TVs, electronics Yes Fee. See town website above
Construction/Demolition Yes Fee. See town website above
Leaves/Yard Waste No
Food Composting Yes Free
Christmas Trees No
Brush No
Textiles/Clothing Yes Salvation Army box
Swap No
Book box Yes Free

Hazardous Materials          Regional Information
Motor Oil Yes   1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)  www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersites.html
Oil filters Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)  www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersites.html
Anti-Freeze Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)  www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersites.html 
Auto Batteries Yes Free
Household Batteries Yes Free
Paint   No latex. Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)  www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersites.html
Fluorescent Bulbs Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)  www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersites.html
Ballasts Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter  www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/supersites.html
Thermometers Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)  Free
Thermostats Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)   Free
Switches Yes 1st Sat. of month, 8 am -noon (9-11am  in winter)   Free
20-lb BBQ Tanks Yes Fee. See town website above
Small  LP Tanks Yes Fee. See town website above
Larger LP Tanks Yes Fee. See town website above
Other

 

Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
50 Miles Street
Greenfield, MA 01301
Tel: (413) 772-2438
MA Relay for the hearing impaired: 711 or 1-800-439-2370 (TTY/TDD)
Fax: (413) 772-3786
Staff email addresses
 
 

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