Waste Disposal & Recycling

Current information on operations:

  • Please comply with social distancing and bring your mask when you visit the site. 
  • There are new traffic patterns and there may be delays as we manage traffic through the site, particularly on Saturdays. Please be patient.
  • Hours continue to be M-F 7:00 AM - 2:30 PM and Sat 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM. PLEASE make every effort to limit your trips and come during the week.
  • As of July 1, 2020 residents need a new permit CLICK HERE TO APPLY. No permits will be issued at Holly Hill.

* Book Swap program is temporarily on hold. If you are unable to wait, you may still recycle the books per recycling guidelines. Please check back periodically for updates.

NEW!- FOOD SCRAP Recycling

In partnership with Waste Free Greenwich, Greenwich Recycling Advisory Board, and Greenwich Green & Clean, the Town has a residential food scrap recycling pilot program underway!  Food scraps are one of the largest components of our waste stream, and can be put to better use in compost:

Click here for a handy food scrap program reference page.

Transfer Station/Disposal Permit Requirements


All residential vehicles entering the Holly Hill Facility must have and properly display a Holly Hill Permit. 

Residents can bring their trash, garbage, refuse, yard debris and recyclables to Holly Hill, or hire a private collector to pick up the trash at home. To find the name of a licensed collector in your area, use this list of licensed collectors (PDF).


Commercial vehicles entering the Holly Hill Facility must have and properly display either a Holly Hill Permit or provide a Verification of Owner Form (PDF) completed and approved.

Please note: Roll-off or hook type vehicles, carrying any size dumpsters, cannot use this facility. Using such vehicles are only permitted if you are a licensed refuse hauler in Greenwich using such vehicles as a "satellite" vehicle to haul refuse and recycling.

Not Accepted at Holly Hill

Note: The Transfer Station does not accept boats. Please contact a nearby
          Marina for the proper disposal of your personal watercraft.

Paint Care Program

Click here for more information on recycling your old paint


View the Fee Schedule (PDF).

Holiday Schedules

View the Holiday Schedules