Re-opening Updates

We are slowly reopening some programs while keeping requirements in place for transfer station use. Stay tuned for updates in the coming weeks as we evaluate the ability to open up and maintain safety.


Please see our post for the full request for proposals.


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


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.

Meet our team


We are hiring a part-time Assistant Transfer Station Attendant. View the job description and apply here.

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Our goals with outreach are to inform and educate you on proper disposal to help save money and benefit the environment. In addition to our social media links (above), we have a monthly e-newsletter.

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Search for how to dispose of almost any material. Let us know your suggestions for other items to add to the list.


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


Annual Report Cover **View our first full Annual Report for an in-depth review of what we accomplished in 2019.**


March 16, 2020
Updates Regarding Covid-19

6/19/20 All programs at the Gleason Road Transfer Station are now open, except for Hazardous Waste. HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP-OFF Beginning Tuesday, June 23, anyone with an RCSWD permit may schedule an appointment to drop off hazardous waste at 14 Gleason Rd in Rutland. Appointment times are half-hour slots between 11 AM and 2 PM Tuesdays […]...

June 26, 2020
6-30 E-Board Meeting

VIEW THE AGENDAJOIN THE MEETING E-Board MeetingTue, Jun 30, 2020 1:00 PM - 1:10 PM (EDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. You can also dial in using your phone.(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.) United States: +1 (224) 501-3412- One-touch: tel:+12245013412,,435362485# Access Code: 435-362-485   […]...

June 17, 2020
Hazardous Waste Rover Collection Requirements

As the State starts to open up businesses, RCSWD is prepared for its next step also.  On Saturday morning, June 20, 2020 we will be starting our 2020 HHW Rural Collections Program. This schedule includes the same amount of events as indicated in our annual report. It has just been delayed due to the pandemic. […]...

June 10, 2020
RFP- Transfer Station Excavation Project

The Rutland County Solid Waste District is requesting contract bids related to proposed wetland remediation work at the District’s Transfer Station at 14 Gleason Road in Rutland. The project requires the removal of fill material that was placed in a wetland and buffer area. The selected contractor shall remove the material (including previously cut trees) […]...