Recycling and Waste Disposal Centers

Applying for a Dump Permit

Residents with a "Dump Permit" are allowed to dump 200lbs. free per day. To obtain a permit bring your Stamford registered vehicle registration to the Scale House. If your vehicle is not registered in Stamford, a utility bill at your Stamford address is required along with the vehicle registration.

The City of Stamford Operates 2 Waste Disposal Centers :

  1. Katrina Mygatt Recycling Center (Recycling and Garbage accepted. Must have residential license plates.)
  2. Scale House

Katrina Mygatt Recycling Center 

(For residents of Stamford. Cars with residential license plates only may bring up to 200 lbs. of material per day, free. Recycling and garbage accepted.)

130 Magee Avenue, Google Maps

Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 7:300 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Please arrive early and allow time for processing.

$10 per Tire
$12 per Freon disposal item (refrigerator, a/c, dehumidifier, etc)
 
 

Directions:
From East Main Street, drive south on Myrtle Avenue to Jefferson Street, then turn left on Magee Avenue. The recycling center is on your left.

From Tresser Boulevard, drive south on Canal Street, then turn left on Jefferson Street, then right on Magee Avenue. The recycling center is on your left.

Scale House / Transfer Station

(For all commercial/combination vehicles, and residential vehicles with over 200 lbs of recycling/garbage.)

101 Harborview Avenue, (203) 977-4620, Google Maps

Hours:
Residential/Commercial Dumping Services:
Monday - Friday: 6:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: 6:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

The residential dumping area closes at 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and at 2:30 on Saturday.

You may bring up to 200 lbs. of material per day in a passenger vehicle, free. If it looks like you have over 200 lbs., your vehicle will be weighed and you will be charged $4.40 per 100 pounds of additional weight.

The following materials are not accepted for disposal: tires, tree stumps, asbestos shingles, chemicals, hazardous waste, liquids, and oil-based paint/thinner, etc.

Different rules apply for commercial vehicles, pickups, cars with trailers, rental trucks, and vehicles with combination or commercial plates.

For more information, call the Scale House at (203) 977-4620.

Directions:
From East Main Street, drive south on Myrtle Avenue to Jefferson Street, then turn left on Harborview Avenue. The Scale House is at the end of the street.

From Tresser Boulevard, drive south on Canal Street, then turn left on Jefferson Street, then right on Harborview Avenue. The Scale House is at the end of the street.