Welcome to the Solid Waste Division of the Board of Public Utilities.

Don't forget to put out your plastic & metal cans

Residential Recycling Credit Program

Frequently Asked Questions

Recycle Using Your RFID-Tagged Orange Bin

Looking for a way to clear away your yard waste without having to transport it to the waste site?

The BPU sells brown biodegradable Yard Waste Bags at a price of four bags for $12 which includes home pickup of the bags when full

Bags are available at BPU Customer Service Department, 92 Steele Street.

Simply fill the bags, either one at a time or all four at once, then call the Garbage Hotline at 661-1651 before 4 p.m. Mondays to arrange Tuesday pick-up.

Solid Waste Forms and Downloads

2018 English Recycling Calendar

2018 Spanish Recycling Calendar

Recycling Guidelines

Solid Waste Rates

Solid Waste Affidavit Form

Solid Waste Recycling Statement Attesting to Being Away from Property Form


For Additional Information call the Garbage Hotline:716-661-1651

Ellery Landfill and
South County Transfer Station

Chautauqua County Transfer Station Rates

  • South County Transfer Station: 665-6894
  • Ellery Landfill: 985-4785

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