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Posted on: December 14, 2021

Town Council Sets Transfer Station Sticker Fee - Sticker Sales Start January 3, 2022

2022 Transfer Station Sticker Price Set

The Portsmouth Town Council has set the sticker price for annual access to the Hedly Street and Prudence Island Transfer Stations for 2022 for residents who opt to use these facilities. Transfer Station stickers will cost $210 for the first vehicle per household and $10 for one additional vehicle per household.

2022 Stickers are Available Beginning January 3, 2022

Stickers will be available for sale at the Tax Collector’s office at Portsmouth Town Hall beginning January 3, 2022 during normal business hours, which are Monday through Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Last year’s Transfer Station sticker will provide entry into the Transfer Station until the end of January 2022.

PAYT, Recycling and Diversion

The Town continues the pay-as-you-throw (PAYT) program used in conjunction with its Transfer Station.  All residential household waste must be disposed of in specially-marked Town-approved bags residents purchase at area stores.  Recycling is disposed of free of charge. Yard waste drop-off is available March 15 – December 31 and is also free of charge. The Hedly Street Transfer Station offers a wide variety of diversion bins to dispose of various household items, most of which are free.

Read More About the Program, Print the Application and Rules, or Mail in Your Application 

The application with 2022 rules for each transfer station, FAQs, links, and more can be found at https://www.portsmouthri.com/182/Transfer-Station-Solid-Waste.  Purchase stickers by mail using the application form for the applicable transfer station, which are available on the Town’s website and at Town Hall.  Instructions and documents needed for mail applications are detailed on the application itself.  The Town is not responsible for lost mail applications.

Still Have Questions? 

Sticker questions?  Call the Tax Collector’s office at 401-683-1214.  PAYT program or recycling questions?  Email publicworks@portsmouthri.com or call 401-683-0362.

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