Transfer Station

The Wells Transfer Station is located on Bull Frog Hollow Road. Transfer Station permits and punch cards are available for residents with 911 addresses in Wells. The purchase of a Transfer Station Permit from the Transfer Station by CHECK ONLY. The fee is $40.00 per card. Punch Cards are required in order to dump garbage.
Transfer Station Summer Hours (Memorial Day Weekend-Columbus Day Weekend)
      Wednesdays, Saturdays, & Sundays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Transfer Station Winter Hours (Columbus Day -Memorial Day Weekend)
      Wednesdays & Sundays: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
We will check to make certain that only Wells generated trash & recycling is taken to the transfer station. Nothing from out of town is allowed. This will be enforced, and punch cards revoked. If you move out of town, you forfeit your privileges.

Anything that goes in bulky waste can be paid by checks or using punches. It is up to the attendant’s discretion on fees charged.

bulky waste rates 2022

We do not accept anything with refrigeration, no fluorescent light bulbs, no building materials, no batteries.   For a complete list please contact the Town office.

Zero-sort recycling is now available, and recycling is required, all boxes must be broken down.  All trash must be BAGGED. **Garden plastic and boat wraps are NOT accepted as recycling. **

Composting starts July 1st, 2017. In the Town of Wells Composting Bin, WE ACCEPT:

  • Fruits
  • Veggies
  • Coffee Grounds, Filters, Tea Bags
  • Egg Shells

Rules subject to change at any time.

Hazardous Waste Collection:   June 25, 2022 & Sept. 10, 2022 11:30-1:30 PM both days.  You must fill out the form below before you come to the Transfer station on these dates and have proof of residency.  

hazardous waste day form

 transfer station rules & rates 2022