Social Distancing Restrictions due to COVID-19, including "waiting in queue" for residents to finish unloading debris, are in-place. Contractors disposing of debris will be logged by staff and are expected to pay any accrued fees.
The Hamden Recycling Center / Transfer Station is located at: 231 Wintergreen Avenue Hamden, CT 06518
Go South on Dixwell Avenue
Take a right onto Arch Street
Take a left onto Fitch Street,
Take a right at the light onto Wintergreen Avenue, just before the pedestrian overpass
The transfer station is about 0.5 miles down on the right
If using GPS, program in New Haven, or you will end up in the wrong location.
7:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 3 p.m.
1st and 3rd Saturday of the month:
8:00am to 11:45 a.m.
The Transfer Station will be closed in observation of the following holidays:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King’s Day, Lincoln’s Birthday, Washington’s Birthday, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day