PRESS RELEASE- dated May 14, 2020
RE: Town of East Haven Landfill
East Haven Town Landfill Announcement - The landfill located on Commerce Drive will reopen on Saturday, May 23rd from 8:30-3:00 - with limited access. The Town Landfill will reopen in phases to ensure that the safety of the employees and residents.
Phase ONE will start on Saturday, May 23rd from the hours of 8:30-3:00. No passes needed. Proof of residency needs to be provided in order to enter. All residents should remain in their vehicles and will be instructed where to pull to unload. Face coverings MUST be worn and all posted safety protocols MUST be followed.
Phase ONE Landfill Hours will be: Fridays and Saturdays 8:30-3:00
The following items will be accepted:
Brush, leaves, shrubbery, small tree limbs, and electronics are free provided that they enter the landfill in either a private passenger automobile, SUV, van, or a single rear wheel axle pickup truck weighing less than 12,000 pounds and without modified beds or trailers.
ITEMS THAT CAN BE BROUGHT TO THE LANDFILL
BRUSH AND SCRAP WOOD: Brush, Leaves, Scrap Wood, Tree Limbs
Brush, leaves, shrubbery, small tree limbs, tires, electronics are free provided that they enter the landfill in either a private passenger automobile, SUV, van, or a single rear wheel axle pickup truck weighing less than 12,000 pounds and without modified beds or trailers.
APPLICANCES AND HOUSEHOLD DEBRIS: Air Conditioners, Books/Magazines, Box Springs, Cardboard, Clothing/Rags, Dishwashers, Dryers, Furniture, Hot Water Heaters/HotWater Tanks, Humidifiers, Lawn Furniture, Microwaves, Refrigerators, Rugs/Padding, Stereos/Televisions/VCRs, Stoves, Washers
MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS: Broken Glass, Windows, Doors, Fencing, Grills, Lawn Mowers, Snow Blowers, Scrap Metal, Tools, Metal Piping, Old Pool Filter/Pool Parts, Plastic Toys, Plastic Bins/Containers, Scrap Plastic, Scrap Metal, Tools, Tires—up to 6 at a time, Oil in tightly sealed containers, Concrete, Porcelain Toilet Bowls, Sinks, Etc.
Construction, Demolition Materials Including Shingles, Plaster, Sheetrock, Ceiling Tiles, Roofing Materials, Gravel, Rocks, Stones, Brick, and Insulation Materials. A Building Permit Must Be Presented at the Time of Landfill Pass Purchase and at the Landfill.
Liquid Asphalt can be brought to Tilcon in North Branford.
Cans of paint (oil or water based) can be brought to Goody’s Hardware in East Haven.