Town Of Richmond
 Refuse & Recycling 

Refuse & Recycling


Municipal Brush Pit 

4947 East Lake Road


The brush pit is open to Richmond residents from dawn to dusk, seven days a week.


Please bring only residential yard waste (small sticks an leaves, grass and garden waste). No contractors.  


No building materials, plastic or paper bags.




Garbage & Recycling


Every Saturday 7:30 am - Noon


Richmond Town Hall



***Garbage Dropoff CANCELLED on 1/3/18***


Due to anticipated severe low temperatures and wind chill, garbage and recycling dropoff is CANCELLED for Saturday, January 6th. The normal collection schedule will resume next Saturday, January 13th.




Plastic #1, 2, 3, 4, 5 accepted. 


Recyclables FREE


All recycles must be clean. This includes glass, plastic, newspapers, office paper & cardboard.


Please break down cardboard boxes and keep paper/cardboard separate from other recyclables to maximize bin space and keep wait times low.


All garbage debris: $0.15/pound

Weighed on professional scales. Hauler is paid in cash at the scales. Please have all garbage bagged or in containers.


All bulk items: $0.15/pound

Furniture, mattresses, box springs etc. These items are weighed and go into the packer.


April - November, second Saturday: Free container for bulk metals and non-freon appliances.

$30.00 charge for any appliance containing Freon.


Not Accepted

• Oil

• Oil cans or filters

• Gasoline tanks

• Car/truck batteries

• Liquid paint

• Asbestos

• Medical waste

Any hazardous materials per NYSDEC Law


For more information call K&D Disposal 315.331.3889


Open Burning

Do you have questions about Open Burning Regulations? Follow this link to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and get the facts.


Open Burning Regulations


Vehicle Recycling

Donate a car, truck, motorcycle, RV or boat to benefit Make-a-Wish Western New York and receive a tax deductible receipt. Free pick-up and towing; all vehicle donations accepted, running or not.


Wheels For Wishes

(877) 431-9474