Solid Waste Director:
David Rhodes



Deputy Director Administration:
Cindy G. Livingston

Deputy Director of Operations: 
Jeffrey Hertik



DSW Office:
Monday - Friday:
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

DSW Landfill Scale:
Monday - Friday:
7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 AM



847 Mud Road
Johnstown, NY 12095



Main Office:
(518) 736-5501 

Recycling Info:
(518) 736-5504



(518) 762-2859




HHW 2021

Click here to schedule your appointment for the Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off on August 7th, 2021


Fulton County Dept. of Solid Waste
Substitute wanted to fill in for 7 transfer stations located throughout the county.
Hours vary, as needed - $14.65/hour
·        Inform residents of proper garbage disposal & recycling guidelines
·        Ensure all safety measures are adhered to by residents
·        Operate garbage compactor
·        Check for transfer station permit
·        Keep station clean
·        Tabulate usage and monitor a variety of drop off recycling programs.
Fulton County residency required.
To fill out an application – obtain on line at & send to:
David B. Rhodes, Director
(link sends email)
Fulton County Dept. of Solid Waste
PO Box 28 (847 Mud Road)
Johnstown, NY 12095
(518) 736-5501
Fulton County is an EOE.


The Fulton County Sanitary Landfill is located in the Town of Johnstown, and is situated on 675 acres of land, with 40.5 acres of active landfill. 

A total of 105 acres is available for actual landfill. 



All residents of Fulton County - either through the County's curbside recycling pick up, or transfer station drop off (with a permit). Each of the eight stations also accepts electronics, textiles, used motor oil, and vehicle batteries.

County residents can also drop off properly prepared recycling at the Department of Solid Waste Transfer Station on Mud Road without a permit (for recycling only).  Items that can only be disposed of at the DSW Transfer Station Include: tires (a disposal fee applies), Freon units ($5 each), electronics, thermostats, cell phones and fluorescent bulbs (along with textiles, used motor oil, and vehicle batteries.)