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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Transfer station now accepting two reservations for same time

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The DPW is now allowing double-booking at the Transfer Station for each five minute time slot.  That means two reservations can be made every five minutes.  Book online, here. Online prepayment is also required.

The Transfer Station is open Tuesday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  It will be closed daily between 12 and 1 p.m. 

To book a time:

Fill out the form at the bottom of this page and submit. Make sure you receive a confirmation email to confirm your time slot. If there is a conflict in the time slot chosen the email will tell you to pick a new date or time.

If you do not have a sticker for your vehicle, please DO NOT make a reservation. You may request a sticker by filling out the form on this page.  At this time, one-day passes are not being issued.

To schedule a reservation, look at the calendar for a date and time you wish to book. Times that are already booked will show as 'busy.' Times are booked in five-minute intervals i.e.: 8:00, 8:05, 8:10, 10:20, 10:25, 10:30, 10:35, etc. Look for a five-minute time that is not already 'busy.'

Fill out your:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Street address
  • Reservation type (transfer station or yard waste facility). You will need to book two separate times if you wish to use the transfer station and yard waste facility on the same visit i.e.: 9:00 and 9:05.
  • Reservation date and reservation time (make sure to choose a.m. or p.m.) Then click submit. You will receive either a confirmation email or a conflict email and have to re-book a new date and or time

If you need to cancel your reservation, you need to call or email the DPW office at (413)-538-5033 or kquesnel@southhadleyma.gov

Prepayment for items is now required for use of the transfer station, as payment is no longer accepted at the facility. You can do this online, here. Click "Add to Cart" below whichever items you wish to dispose of at the station. If you have different items to dispose of, be sure to click "Continue Shopping" at the top right of the PayPal cart to be directed back to the list of items from which to choose.  Make sure to print a receipt or make a screenshot of your receipt. At the transfer station, you will be required to show either a printed receipt or e-receipt when you arrive. No exceptions. 

Please look at the new fee schedule for what items are accepted and the cost for disposing of those items. Please note the town no longer accepts bulky waste or construction debris.

We are scheduling times to make sure we do not have crowds and to control how many residents are allowed at a time to comply with the state’s reopening plan. Under guidance from the Commonwealth and the emergency management director, this plan was developed and implemented.

Terms and conditions:

  • Follow the instructions of attendants.
  • All items that have a cost to dispose of at the transfer station must be paid for online ahead of your scheduled visit. Please print your receipt or be ready to show the attendants an e-receipt.
  • Dispose of transfer station items, yard waste and/or pick up mulch and go. No loitering, please.
  • Trash sticker must be attached to vehicle. No exceptions.
  • Stay in each of the coned disposal areas.
  • Continue to observe social distancing.
  • No contractors.
  • No drive-ups accepted without a booked time. No exceptions.





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