Recycling Center

January 13 Red Hook Electronic Waste Recycling Event (Click here for poster)

January 13, 2018 Red Hook EWaste Acceptables List (Click here for list)

Recycling Brochure

The Town of Red Hook Recycling Center is open year-round.

Wednesdays, 8am to 1pm
Saturdays, 8am to 1pm

Trash collected ONLY on Saturdays: 7:30am-noon
Cash only:
10 gallon bag: $1.75
30-33 gallon bag: $4.00
34+ gallon bag: $5.00
Large items will be charged a per-item fee

Glen Pond Drive, off of Firehouse Lane
and behind the Highway Garage

Manager: TJ Hacket

Recyclers must have a current permit sticker to enter.

Stickers can be purchased at the center or at the Red Hook Town Clerk's Office at the beginning of every year.

Residents: $15.00 for one vehicle,
Additional Sticker : $3.00 (limit 2 per household)
Stickers can be purchased from Red Hook Town Clerk's Office
or you may send a self addressed envelope with your check
to the Town Clerk's Office

(Please place sticker on your driver's side windshield.)

As of November 2013, no electronic waste
will be accepted at the Recycling Center.

Please check the town's Recycling Brochure for detailed information on what is accepted at the center.

Other Locations for recycling certain items

Styrofoam "Peanuts" for Packaging - most UPS stores will accept them

Used Motor Oil

  • NYS State law requires service stations and automotive retailers to accept used motor oil

Household Hazardous Waste

  • Electronic Waste Collection Events
  • DCRRA and NYSDEC co-sponsor eight annual events.  Check on their website, for event dates in Red Hook and pre-registration forms.

To Eliminate Unwanted Junk Mail

  • Send a postcard asking to have your name removed from all mailing lists to:
    Mail Preference Service
    Direct Marketing Association
    PO Box 9008, Farmingdale, NY 11735
    Phone 212-768-7277
    OR complete the consumer form online at:
    The Direct Marketing Association web site. 

  • For more information on avoiding junk mail and on pollution prevention
    Dutchess County Environmental Council
    Rte. 44, PO Box 259
    Millbrook, NY 12545
    Phone 845-677-8223