Through providing education, material collection and disposal services, RCSWD strives to make it easy for members 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 the Regional Transfer Station on 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!


January 8, 2020
Seeking Young Filmmakers in Brandon Area

Interested in proper disposal of materials? That could be a great topic of a film to enter into this contest, and we would happily advise you. Call us at (802) 775-7209 or email! The Brandon Environmental Film Competition is seeking young aspiring filmmakers who are interested in environmental storytelling. Check us out here: Here’s […]...

December 12, 2019
Merry Mulch: Drop off Trees for Free!

Merry Mulch: Drop off trees for freeThe Rutland County Solid Waste District will accept real Christmas/holiday trees for free drop-off from residents of district towns. Trees must not carry tinsel, ornaments, spray snow and any other non-compostable material.This program runs from the day after Christmas through the second Saturday in January (Jan. 11). After that […]...

December 12, 2019
Time to Renew Permits

Permit Renewal Time!Residents, haulers, and businesses that use the Rutland Regional Transfer Station at 14 Gleason Road should purchase or renew permits for 2019 to save money on disposal costs, and to access additional services. For a current price list comparing rates with and without permits, visit the Gleason Road Transfer Station page.Permit prices are […]...