Public Works

Solid Waste Department


Operating Schedule for Allegany County

Station Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Caneadea Closed Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Bolivar Closed Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Canaseraga Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Cuba/Friendship Closed Closed Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Alfred Closed Closed Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Wellsville Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
Belmont Closed Closed 8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m.
3:30 p.m.

2021 Holiday Closure Schedule

~Every Monday~

January 1, 2021 (New Year’s Day)

November 11 (Veteran’s Day)

November 25 & 26 (Thanksgiving)

December 25 (Christmas)

January 1, 2022 (New Year’s Day)


2021 Tags are available by mail or by clicking here




Timothy Palmiter
Recycling Coordinator

Phone: 585.268.7282
Fax: 585.268.9169

Wayne Marvin
Landfill Supervisor

6006 County Road 48
Angelica, NY 14709

Phone: 585.268.5400
Fax: 585.268.9169




The ReSource 2021

2021 Solid Waste Facility Tag Application- fillable

Where to purchase Disposal Tickets- 2021




Electronic Waste and Television Collection Program

Allegany County will hold four Electronic Waste Collection events, at the Belmont Transfer Station, during 2021.  These events will be on January 30th, April 24th, July 31st, and October 23rd  from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  All materials defined by the NYSDEC as Covered Electronic Equipment will be accepted.  This includes items such as computers, computer accessories, televisions, video games, and multimedia players.  For a full list of acceptable items, please visit the NYSDEC website or refer to our “The Resource” for additional information or you may contact Tim Palmiter, the Recycling Coordinator at 585.268.7282.

Allegany County will also hold a monthly collection for televisions ONLY.  Monthly collection events will occur on the first Saturday of every month according to the following schedule.  Customers are limited to 2 televisions per collection event.


January 2 – Caneadea

February 6 – Canaseraga

March 6- Cuba-Friendship

April 3- Alfred

May 1- Bolivar

June 5- Wellsville

July 3- Caneadea

August 7- Canaseraga

September 4- Cuba-Friendship

October 2- Alfred

November 6- Bolivar

December 4- Wellsville



What’s Recyclable/What’s Trash



Accepted:   Newspapers, magazines, paper, junk mail, envelopes

How to Prepare:  Keep Dry

Not Accepted:  Any paper product with wax or contaminated food (please discard)



Accepted:  Cereal boxes, shoe boxes, corrugated cardboard, brown paper bags, etc…

How to Prepare:  Flatten all boxes, Keep Dry

Not Accepted:  Padded mailing envelopes, detergent boxes, wax-coated containers, manila folders



Accepted:  Plastic containers, bottles, and jugs with #1-#7 on the bottom, including items such as milk jugs, water bottles, laundry detergent, shampoo, yogurt, and butter tubs.

How to Prepare:  Clean with lids removed

Not Accepted:  Black Plastic, styrofoam, food and candy wrappers, toys, non-containers.



Accepted:  All glass containers, bottles, jars that are clear, green, or brown

How to Prepare:  Clean.  Remove and discard metal rings and lids.  Labels do not need to remove.

Not Accepted:  Glass containing lead, such as auto glass and window glass, cannot be recycled.



Accepted:  Most metal cans we use every day can be recycled.  Recycle steel, tin, and aluminum cans.

How to Prepare:  Clean

Not Accepted:  Aerosol Cans, aluminum foil, pie tins, or trays.



These are found in motor vehicles, lawnmowers, Power Wheel type ride-on toys and other applications and accepted at all County Transfer Stations during regular business hours.



Accepted at all County Transfer Stations during regular business hours.









NOTICE is hereby given that a virtual public hearing will be held by the Allegany County Board of Legislators via Zoom to discuss the proposed Local Solid Waste Management Plan (LSWMP). The virtual public hearing shall be held via Zoom, on Monday, December 14, 2020, during the regular Board meeting which starts at 2:00 p.m.


Any interested parties that would like to make a statement regarding the Solid Waste Management Plan must pre-register by 10AM on the 14th of December to access the Zoom meeting. If you only need to listen please join the Facebook live feed from Allegany County, NY Facebook page. Please contact Keith Hooker by email or phone to pre-register.


Keith Hooker, Director of Information Technology

Allegany County

(585) 268-9802


A Draft LSWMP for Allegany County has been complied.  Pursuant to the revised Part 360 Solid Waste Regulations as promulgated by the State of New York Department of Environmental Conservation, the public has forty-five (45) days in which to review and comment on the LSWMP.  A copy of the Draft LWSMP will be available for public review at the Allegany County Office Building Room 210 and on Barton & Loguidice’s website


Allegany County Draft LSWMP Public Review And Comment Version DEC.2020 (ID 2200886)

Written comments will be received until January 25, 2021, and can be submitted to:


Luann Meyer

Barton & Loguidice

11 Centre Park, Suite 203

Rochester, NY 14614


Comments may also be emailed to:






Dated: December 3, 2020                                          Brenda Rigby Riehle, Clerk of the Board

Allegany County Board of Legislators





Or comments can also be emailed to

If you would like to participate in the Public Hearing please contact Dean Scholes for the login information at