Ephratah Transfer Station

5225 State Route 29, Town of Ephratah


General Transfer Station Information

This station accepts: garbage, recycling and bulk metal WITH A PERMIT ONLY

This stations accepts: electronics, textiles, used motor oil, and old vehicle batteries from any resident, NO PERMIT IS NEEDED.

Items below must come to the Solid Waste Department, 847 Mud Road, Johnstown ONLY:

  • Freon units (refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners and dehumidifiers). $5 each
  • Fluorescent light bulbs or tubes. No Charge
  • Mercury-containing thermostats. No Charge
  • Latex Paint. (Saturday mornings in June, July and August only). Drop off or take paint. No Charge
  • Household Hazardous Waste. (2nd Saturday in August, every other year). No Charge
  • Tires (off the rim): $3.00 up to 16”; $5 for tires 16.5”- 21”; $13 for tires 21.5” - 24”; bulk tires (more than 20) or tires over 24.5” $350/ton

*There is no charge for appliances.


Holiday Hours Download/Print
Monday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.



$6 per sticker, good for two years
(1/1-12/31 annually)

Note: there is no curbside recycling
or garbage pick up in the Town of Ephratah.



Purchase Transfer Station Permits from:

Town Clerk
Ephratah Town Hall
3782 State Route 10, St. Johnsville (Ephratah)
(518) 762-5688



For Questions, call:

The Fulton County Department of Solid Waste
(518) 736-5504
email: recycle@fultoncountyny.gov