The Transfer Site is located on Montgomery Road. From Athens take County Rd 40 (Charleston Lake Rd) towards Charleston Village until you reach County Park Road, turn left, Montgomery Road is the next left, the transfer station is on the right.
Hours of Operation
January - December
Wednesday & Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Additional Summer Hours
Mondays 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Tickets, Tags & Prices
Landfill Site Tickets and Garbage Bag Tags are available at D. G. Blanchards Garage, Municipal Office and Lake Line Lodge (May-Oct).
Garbage Bag Tags Only: Athens Fresh Market, Elgin St. Convenience and Lainee's Convenience.
Bag Tags $ 1.50 each (available in sheets of 5 and 10) for bags sized 26" x 36". Oversized bags require 2 tags. No bags over 50 lbs.
One (1) Dry Good $10.00 - couch, chair, mattresses, box spring, toilet, etc. Any Large and/or Bulky Items can not be included in truck loads.
Refrigerators, Freezers , Air Conditioners - accepted free of charge if CFC's/Freon has been removed and item tagged. We will no longer accept these items if not tagged by a professional technician.
Tires - No Charge, Ticket Required with # of Tires
Brush & Yard Waste $5.00 - Any size load
Building Material / Renovation / Wood
- $25 - 1/2 Ton truck
- $25 - Trailer up to 8 feet
- $50 - 1/2 Ton Truck & Trailer up to 8 feet
- $50 - Trailer over 8 feet
- $75 - 1/2 Ton Truck & Trailer over 8 feet
- available ONLY at the Municipal Office by property owner
- $75 - 1/2 Ton Truck
- $75 - Trailer up to 8'
- $100 - Trailer over 8'
- $150 - 1/2 Ton Truck & Trailer up to 8'
- $175 - 1/2 Ton Truck & Trailer over 8'
The following items are accepted at no charge at the depot
Cardboard, Mixed Household Paper, Plastic #1- #7, Aluminum and Steel Cans.
Items such as recyclables, stone, concrete, ash, metal and white goods are accepted at no charge, however, tickets are required for reporting purposes.