Transfer Station

Site Manager:  Bob Matuszkiewicz
Telephone:  860-349-8702

Address: Cherry Hill Road, near the RT 147 intersection.

Monday:    8:00 am to 7:45 pm
Thursday:  8:00 am to 7:45 pm
Saturday:   8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Holiday closures and rescheduled days are announced in the “Latest News & Announcements” on the main page, and on the calendar.


EVERYTHING You Ever Wanted to Know About Your Transfer Station (FLYER).

Household Hazardous Waste & Paper Shredding Events

PRIVATE HAULERS – See  DMIAAB Documents “Solid Waste Permitting for Private Haulers”

The Durham Middlefield Interlocal Agreement Advisory Board (DMIAAB) is in charge of the transfer station.



Permits are purchased at the DMIAAB Transfer Station.  The following is required:

  1. Annual fee of $30.
  2. Proof of Residency in Durham or Middlefield must be verified by a valid Drivers License.
  3. Automobile Registration must verify that the vehicle to which the transfer station permit is affixed is registered in Durham or Middlefield.

Permits are renewable annually on July 1st.

What Can I Bring?

Regular Household Garbage
Recyclable Paper:  Newspaper, cardboard, office paper, etc. Must be separate from plastic and cans.
Recyclable Plastic & Cans:  Plastics #1 – #7, cans, and glass.  Can be mixed together.
Electronics:  Place in designated trailer.
Brush:  Up to 4″ in diameter and not longer than 8′ in length.
Leaves:  Must be emptied from bags in designated area.
Scrap metal:  Items must be drained of any oil or gasoline.  Place in designated area.

What Shouldn’t I Bring?

No hazardous wastes, such as lead based paint, asbestos or pesticides should be brought to the facility.  These items may be disposed of at the Household Hazardous Waste Collection.
No wood larger than 4″ in diameter.
No clean fill (rocks, concrete, dirt, etc.).

What Can I Bring for a Fee?

Demolition Material $0.07 per pound
Painted Wood $0.07 per pound
Scrap Lumber $0.07 per pound
Appliance with Freon $10.00 each
Padded Furniture $10.00 each
Box Spring $10.00 each
Tires (Standard Only) $5.00 each
Toilet $5.00 each
Sink $3.00 each

Town Offices Address

Town of Middlefield
393 Jackson Hill Rd
P.O. Box 179
Middlefield, CT 06455


General Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Emergency Information

Fire - Police - Medical --- Dial 911
Police / Resident State Troopers: 860-349-9685
State Police, Troop F, Westbrook: 860-399-2100
Animal Control: 860-349-1333