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.


Register on this list to be contacted by a food scrap donor or receiver, and see if someone else has signed up that you can contact.


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.

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We are hiring three positions at RCSWD. View the job descriptions 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.**


December 4, 2020
Online Permit Process is LIVE!

We had taken the results from our survey to create an Online Permit process to renew or purchase a Gleason Transfer Station Annual Permit at the comfort of your home! Gleason Transfer Station Permit holders can now purchase their Permit Online at Permits are to be renewed annually for the calendar year (January 1st […]...

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 […]...

October 4, 2021
Board of Supervisors and E-board Meeting 10.6.21

Join Meeting Here Ladies and Gentlemen;E-Board, Wed, Oct 6, 2021 6:15 PMBOS Meeting, Wed, Oct 6, 2021 6:30 PMPlease join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. can also dial in using your phone.(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.)United States: +1 (872) 240-3212- One-touch: tel:+18722403212,,537406453# <tel:+18722403212,,537406453>Access Code: 537-406-453As Always, […]...

September 27, 2021
E-Board Meeting 9.29.21

E-Board Meeting Wed, Sep 29, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:00 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 (571) 317-3112 - One-touch: tel:+15713173112,,581792117# <tel:+15713173112,,581792117> Access Code: 581-792-117 New […]...

September 23, 2021
Hiring Part-Time Transfer Station Attendant

RCSWD is seeking an energetic professional who does not mind wearing multiple hats. Experienced in handling a wide range of operational and administrative skills that support the districts mission, and able to work independently with little or no supervision. General Responsibilities: Works at the recycling center/scale house at the Gleason Road Regional Transfer Station. Duties […]...