Solid Waste Department
Contacts: Donald R. Chambers, Director
Nicole Wickwire, Senior Account Clerk
The St. Lawrence County Solid Waste Department accepts cash and checks for payment on all products and services. Customers also have the option of setting up a charge account and being billed monthly.
NOTE - Please be certain that credit reference information includes a contact person and a fax number. Please do not use a bank as a credit reference. Credit references should be local businesses that you currently have an open account with. If this information is missing, it may slow the process down.
Hauler Permit Process
St. Lawrence County requires all companies, haulers, municipalities or other entities to obtain a permit issued by the Solid Waste Department authorizing the permit holder to dispose of solid waste and/or recyclable materials at the County's transfer stations.
Application Packets and applicable forms are available on-line (see below) or at your local transfer station. Forms can also be obtained by mail by calling or e-mailing the Solid Waste Office.
Hauler Permit Application (application form only)
Please Direct any questions to (315) 379-9084
Services & Fees
The St. Lawrence County Solid Waste Department provides solid waste disposal options and recycling avenues to the residents of the county. A list of services and fees are listed below.
The St. Lawrence County Solid Waste Department collects surcharges on some items that are hauled from St. Lawrence County directly to the DANC landfill in Rodman, NY. Surcharges apply for the following materials.
NOTE - Haulers must be permitted to receive this lower rate. See permit instructions above.
* Tires should be off the rims!
Call your local transfer station if you have questions about the disposal of a particular product.
Bags & Tags
The St. Lawrence County Solid Waste Department offers our “Bags & Tags” program to our customers who wish to use the transfer stations, but do not want or need to use our scale services. This is a pay-as-you-throw program where our customers buy bags and/or tags at the transfer station and then use our self-service area for their disposal needs.
Bags – Green Bags for MSW or Garbage
Tags – Recycling Tags (SLC Recycling Instructions)
Combo (Bags & Tags) – Green Bags and Recycling Tags