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Kossuth Transfer Station - Stone Rd

Transfer Station Hours are:  Saturdays 7:30 am – 1:30 pm 

During the summer months, (June, July & August) we are also open on Wednesday from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Recycling is mandatory.

Effective January 1, 2011– The Kossuth transfer station will charge for the disposal of garbage.  Stickers can be purchased at the transfer station for a cost $1.50/sticker.  One sticker is required for a 30 gallon bag or smaller.  Two stickers are required for bags larger than 30 gallons and smaller than 55 gallons.  Other items will be charged as follows:

          chairs                                                                    $  5.00

          couches, dressers, recliners                           $10.00

          twin mattress or box-spring                              $  5.00

          king & queen mattress or box-spring             $10.00

 

All building material & misc. furniture will be charged at the discretion of the recycling staff.

 

Recycling will remain the same.  Glass (excluding window glass)has to be clean with caps and rings removed and must be separated by color; clear, green and brown.  Tin cans must be rinsed and flattened.  Plastics with symbols 1 and 2 on the bottom, in bottle form only.  Caps must be removed and jugs must be flattened.  An Iron Box is provided for small amounts of waste tin and iron, large amounts should be taken to a local salvage yard.  The Paper box accepts, newspapers, magazines, office papers and cardboard.  Cardboard must be flattened.  Waste oil tank, motor oil only.  Oil filters can no longer be put in the compactor.  Aluminum cans are accepted.  Tires are accepted for the following fees; 

 

          Lawn mower/motorcycle tire                             $ 1.00

          Car tire                                                                   $ 3.00

          Truck tire                                                                $ 5.00

          Semi & small tractor tire (less than 28”)         $10.00

          Anything over 28”                                                  $20.00

 

Ashes will only be accepted in a plastic bag.

 

Entering the Transfer Station or dropping items at the gate when closed is trespassing and violators will be fined.

 

Also see Manitowoc County Recycling Center website for recycling of items not received by the town.

http://www.manitowocrecycles.org/