For details about the household hazardous waste collection, backyard composting, and information about buying a backyard compost bin, click here to read and/or print out a Chester-specific 2023 newsletter.
Residents can bring their recycling and trash to the Chester-Springfield Recycling Center and Transfer Station at 135 Fairground Road/100 Recycle Road in Springfield, one mile north of Riverside Junior High School (west side). Click here for information. Or residents can choose to contract with a private hauler for trash removal and recycling services.
Household Hazardous Waste Your Solid Waste District has an HHW Depot in Springfield. It is open from May through September, by appointment. Residents and small businesses from all member towns may participate. Residents pay $10 per car for up to 10 gallons of HHW. Businesses will be charged for disposal costs and must pre-register. Call 802-674-9235 for more information and to make an appointment.