Through providing education, material collection and disposal services, RCSWD strives to make it easy for residents to dispose of unwanted items in the most fiscally and environmentally responsible manner. Call (802) 775-7209 with any disposal questions!


Rutland County Solid Waste District is a union municipal district that was formed in 1979 to promote the proper management of solid waste within the towns of Rutland County.  We educate and strive to reduce waste in a sustainable and economical matter by giving our residents and businesses the option of recycling, electronic waste, food scrap collection and much more.

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Check out our events calendar to read about special disposal collections and workshops!


The Rutland County Solid Waste District provides waste disposal services to its 17 member communities. These communities include Brandon, Castleton, Clarendon, Danby, Hubbardton, Ira, Killington, Mendon, Mount Tabor, Mount Holly, Pittsford, Poultney, Proctor, Rutland City, Wallingford, Wells & West Rutland.

We also operate theRegional Transfer Stationon Gleason Road. Feel free to call us regarding any disposal information!

Transfer Stations


Search for how to dispose of almost any material by clicking this link!


March 21, 2019
Keep your Spring Clean Green

Events to help you save money and our environment- Hazardous Waste Collection schedule is available; Green Up Day- first Saturday in May....

April 25, 2019
Save $ and Spring into Special Recycling

With Earth Day (April 22) past and Green Up Day approaching (May 4), you are encouraged to rummage through your home and look for items that might need special recycling—at no cost to you! Items like household batteries, paint, or electronics (e-waste), and more can be dropped off at certain locations for free. Anyone have […]...

April 25, 2019
Green Up Day- May 4!

Any pick up of litter near your location or other problem areas (roadsides and parks, especially near rivers) is of great help. Keep Vermont beautiful by participating in Green Up Day and reducing your trash initially! Green bags provided for this purpose can be dropped off for free on Saturday, May 4 at the Rutland […]...

March 27, 2019
Don’t reduce your impact: Make it Positive!

We’ve all heard that in order to save our planet, we have to reduce our impact on the Earth, but that’s not enough. Making a positive impact that sequesters greenhouse gases, promotes biodiversity and restores equilibrium to our ecosystems will provide sustenance and beauty for the next generations of the world’s inhabitants. “Worms consume food […]...


Green Up Day is the first Saturday in May- May 4, 2019. Do you like seeing our roads litter free? You can donate to Green Up Vermont on Line 29 of your state income tax form. Contact your town coordinator to be a part of the planning process!

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