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Fee Schedule

From the Town Municipal Code

Transfer Station

Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am to 3:00 pm

Transfer Station Permits

Available at the Department of Public Works office, 111 Mt. Hope Avenue

Dumping Fees

$100.00 per ton
The first 200 pounds of waste or portion thereof will be assessed a fee of $10.00 The total rate is $100.00 per ton.

Special Item Rates

$15.00 per item
The following items will be charged at the State of Rhode Island disposal rate of $15.00 per item: mattresses, box springs, and any other items that may be necessary.

Special Pickups

$25.00 per item
Special pickups can be arranged for furniture, rugs, appliances, gym equipment, hot water heaters, and any other item as determined by the Public Works Director.

Special Pickups with Freon

$35.00 per item
Special pickups can be arranged for refrigerators, coolers, air conditioners, and dehumidifiers. These items are NOT accepted at the Bristol Transfer Station/Landfill. To arrange for a special pickup for items with freon, go to the DPW office during normal business hours.

Propane Tanks

Propane tanks are NOT ACCEPTED at all.

Exempt Items

The following items are accepted at the Transfer Station without charge: cardboard, mixed recyclables and paper.

Compost disposal

Disposal of compost disposal is free to Bristol homeowners. COMMERCIAL COMPOST IS STILL SUBJECT TO FEES.

Public Works

66)    Public works:       
    (a) Road openings for water, gas, telephone or electric 85.00 
    (b) Road openings for drainlayers 75.00
    (c) Road openings permit fee 75.00