News

Request for Proposals

Jul 19, 2018

The District is soliciting Proposals from qualified companies to provide General Liability Insurance & Worker’s Comp Insurance. The contract term would be January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019, with the option to renew for one year. A site visit and meeting with the Business Manager are required in order to submit a Proposal. Proposals are due by 4:00 PM on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Download the complete RFP here.

For more information, please contact Patti Johnson, Business Manager, at 802-388-2333 or businessmgr@acswmd.org.

Remember to opt out of Phone Books!

Jan 11, 2018

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Adopted 2018 Rate Sheet

Nov 28, 2017

Click here to see the 2018 District Transfer Station rates, effective on January 1, 2018.

2017 Annual Report

Nov 27, 2017

To Flush or Not To Flush?!

Oct 12, 2017

Unsure of what to pour or put down your drain?! Here’s a nifty guide to make sure you keep your drain (and septic/sewer) happy and healthy.

2017 Organics Diversion Forecast and Opportunities

Jun 12, 2017

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Compost Bins and Collectors Available at District Transfer Station

May 08, 2015

Stop by the District Transfer Station to pick up a Soilsaver compost bin and a “Sure-Close” kitchen collector, and start composting at home! Turn food scraps and yard waste into rich, organic food for your garden.  Food and yard waste combined represent about 25% of our waste.  By composting these materials at home, we can save money while keeping waste out of landfills!  Composting benefits everyone by reducing waste and helping summer vegetable and flower gardens flourish.

The Soilsaver is just $45, and when disassembled fits neatly into any vehicle.  The handy “Sure-Close” kitchen collector is just $5.

The District Transfer Station is located at 1223 Route 7 South, in Middlebury, just south of the U.S. Forest Service Ranger Station.  Hours are Mon-Fri, 7 am to 3 pm, and Sat, 8 am to 1 pm.

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The Soilsaver ($45)

  • 28″w x 28″d x 32″h
  • Holds 11.4 cubic feet
  • Made from sturdy recycled plastic
  • Retains heat and moisture better than an open pile
  • Keeps most animals out
  • Removable convenient locking and self-watering lid
  • Two slide-up doors for removal of compost
  • Easy assembly

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The “Sure-Close” kitchen collector (ONLY $5!)

  • Durable, dishwasher-safe, and easy to clean
  • Lid opens and latches closed easily with one hand
  • Lid locks in open position for easier filling
  • Lid perforations allow venting but stop insects
  • Ergonomic handle and back grip for easy use
  • Wide opening allows easy scraping of plates

Looking for a Trash or Recycling Hauler?

Feb 03, 2015

Click here for an updated list of trash and recycling haulers in our area.

First-in-Nation Battery Recycling Law Passes in VT

Jul 15, 2014

Single-use household battery manufacturers that sell or manufacture their products in the state of Vermont will be required to plan, implement, and manage a statewide battery collection program by 2016, per a bill passed recently by the Vermont House of Representatives.

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District Announces New Grant Program

Jan 11, 2013

In order to promote an increase in the amount of recyclable, compostable or reusable materials diverted from disposal, the District has established a new Grant Fund to provide funds for municipal capital projects that are consistent with our mission. Read more

District Transfer Station Hours

M-F, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM*
Sat, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

*(Note:  HazWaste Center closes at 2:00 PM during the week.  See HazWaste hours below.)

HazWaste Center Hours

Mon-Fri, 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sat, 8:00 AM – 1 PM

Holiday Closings

The Transfer Station and HazWaste Center are closed on the following holidays:

New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Click here for Transfer Station Rate Schedule

Contact ACSWMD

Addison County Solid Waste Management District

1223 Route 7 South
Middlebury, VT 05753

802-388-2333 (phone)
802-388-0271 (fax)

acswmd@acswmd.org

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Location

The District Transfer Station, HazWaste Center, and Office are on Route 7 about 2 miles south of town, located on the east side of the highway between the U.S. Forest Service and Breadloaf Construction.

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