Important Notices: On or about March 20th, customers of the Queensbury Water District may experience discolored water throughout the week. The Water Department will be performing maintenance and upgrades at its filtration plant and in its distribution system. Your understanding and patience is appreciated.
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Fee Schedule



Household Trash (up to 16 gallon bag) $3.00
Household Trash (17 to 32 gallon bag) $4.00
Household Trash (33 to 48 gallon bag) $6.00
Household Trash (49 to 64 gallon bag) $7.00
Household Trash (64 to 90 gallon bag) $10.00
Mattress single $8.00
Mattress (all other sizes) $12.00
Box Springs $8.00
Sofa $16.00
Sleeper Sofa $20.00
Love Seat $12.00
Large Chair $8.00
Tires $5.00 Each
Compost Material (gallon bag) $.50 ea up to a $4.00 max
Compost Material – Car or Pickup load* $.50 ea up to a $4.00 max
Burnable Material $20.00 per cubic yard
Recyclables No Charge
Scrap Metal No Charge
Appliances containing FREON $20.00
Brush Note – Residential Customers Only – Ridge Road Transfer station Only $15.00 per AVERAGE pickup load

*Note – Ridge Road Transfer station Only


The following items must be clean, sorted separately, and deposited in the appropriate recycling container. The following recyclables are accepted at No Charge.

Recyclable Material Instructions
Plastic Containers – with a neck only #1, #2 clear and color #3, V (clear only) All can be placed in the same Plastics Container
Aluminum Cans (Soda, Cat, Pie Tins, etc) Place in Plastics Container
Tin Cans In it’s own Recycling Container
Clear Glass In it’s own Recycling Container
Brown & Green Glass Separate from Clear Glass
Clean Newspapers Including insets & Flyers – DRY ONLY Not in paper or plastic bags
Corrugated Cardboard* & Brown bags Dry, flatten cardboard boxes
Magazines, Catalogs, Junk Mail, Paper Put in Container for Junk Mail/Magazines
Household Batteries (not Automotive Batteries) Recycle them. Do not dispose with your household trash.

*Large commercial loads of corrugated cardboard should be delivered to the recycling center on Lower Warren Street, Queensbury (Location of the old Ciba-Geigy Plant)

The Town of Queensbury encourages recycling. Attendants at the Transfer Stations will be happy to advise you on how to sort your recyclables. Thank you for your cooperation!