Presque Isle Transfer Station – Presque Isle

The Presque Isle Transfer Station is available for residential use only. All commercially-generated waste must be delivered to the Tri-Community Landfill in Fort Fairfield.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday through Friday: 7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Saturday: 7:30 am to 2:30 pm
Sunday and Monday: Closed

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Holiday Schedule (unless the holiday is on regular closed day)
New Years DayCLOSED
Martin Luther King Day7:30 am to 11:30 am
President’s Day7:30 am to 11:30 am
Memorial DayCLOSED
Independence DayCLOSED
Labor DayCLOSED
Columbus Day7:30 am to 11:30 am
Veteran’s Day7:30 am to 11:30 am
Thanksgiving DayCLOSED
Christmas Eve7:30 am to 11:30 am
Christmas DayCLOSED

Rates and Fees

The PITS accepts cash and checks. Credit and debit cards are not accepted.

Annual Permits (calendar year)

An annual permit or punch pass card is required for the disposal of trash and/or demolition debris. A permit or pass is not required to dispose of tires, clean wood, metal, appliances or universal wastes, but additional fees do apply.

Annual Permits
Residents of Presque IslePurchased at City Hall$235.00 (no add’l fees for household trash)
Residents of Mapleton, Chapman, Castle HillPurchased at the Mapleton Town Office$275.00 (no add’l fees for household trash)
Residents of Washburn, Wade, PerhamPurchased at the Washburn Town Office$275.00 (no add’l fees for household trash)

Punch Pass Cards

Punch pass cards are available for limited use of the transfer station. Each pass will allow the purchaser three (3) trips to the transfer station. Up to two (2) cards may be issued to a household annually. Cards must be used in the calendar year in which they were purchased. As with the annual permits, no additional disposal fees apply for residential household trash. Additional fees would apply for demolition debris or other fee items. Please see the Additional Disposal Fee schedule.

From Presque IslePurchased at City Hall$45.00
From Mapleton, Chapman, Castle HillPurchased at the Mapleton Town Office$50.00
From Washburn, Wade, PerhamPurchased at the Washburn Town Office$50.00
Additional Disposal Fees
Demo Debris, up to 400 lbs.$20.00 minimum fee
Demo Debris, > 400 lbs.$104.94/ton
Other Items
TVs and Monitors$5.00 each
Laptop Computer$6.00 each
Mercury Containing Devices$0.25 each
Ballasts (PCB)$10.00 each
Computer CPUno charge
Propane Tanks$1.00
Appliances$5.00
Fluorescent Lamps
1 ft. $0.25
2 ft. $0.50
3 ft. $0.65
4 ft. $0.75
5 ft. $1.00
6 ft. $1.25
8 ft. $1.50
U-lamp $0.50
Circle lamp $0.50
CFL $0.50
HID lamp $2.00
Tires
SizePer EachPer Ton
ATV$0.75$135.00
Passenger Vehicle$2.50$135.00
Commercial Truck$6.00$135.00
Farm Tractor$20.00$135.00
Skidder or LoaderNA$400.00
Clean Wood (not painted, pressure-treated, or mixed with other materials)
Up to 400 lbs.$10 minimum fee
More than 400 lbs.$45/ton

Disposal Policies

Residents of Presque Isle, Mapleton, Chapman, Castle Hill, Wade, Washburn, and Perham must use the Presque Isle Transfer Station (not TCL).

Hazardous and/or Special Wastes

Hazardous or liquid wastes are NOT accepted.