INFORMATION ON THE NORTH SMITHFIELD TRANSFER STATION The North Smithfield Transfer Station is located at: 14 Canal Street North Smithfield, RI. Their telephone number is: (401) 762-2450. Hours of operation are: Monday – Friday open at 8:00 am in by 3:15 pm and out by 3:30 pm For Woonsocket property owners for properties containing 4 units or more: Loads containing strictly household waste will be charged as follows: -$5.00 for loads less than 500 pounds -For loads greater than 500 pounds the charge is $66.00 per ton, prorated based on the actual weight. Loads containing non-household waste are subject to the North Smithfield Transfer Station price schedule Household waste is defined by the City of Woonsocket, Code of Ordinances, Chapter 10 – Garbage and Trash: ‘(1) all putrescible and nonputrescible wastes, except liquid-carried industrial wastes or sewage hauled as an incidental part of septic tank or cesspool-cleaning service; (2) garbage (i.e. putrescible animal, fish, food, fowl, fruit or vegetable matter, or any thereof, resulting from the preparation, storage, handling or consumption of such substances); (3) rubbish (such as printed materials, paper, pasteboard, rags, straw, used and discarded clothing, packaging materials, ashes, floor sweepings, glass, and other waste materials).’ Household waste does not include: bulk rubbish (all miscellaneous large household items and articles), hazardous waste (as set fourth in the Rhode Island general laws), household appliances (so-called “white goods”), yard waste, construction and/or renovation debris. All residents are encouraged to recycle as much of their waste as possible. To assist in this process the City has opened a Material Recycle Facility (MRF) at 943 River Street. The hours of operation are Monday through Friday 7 AM to 3:30 PM and Saturdays 8 AM to 12 PM (excluding holidays). Should you choose to utilize the MRF property owners of 4 family units and larger will be given a $5.00 voucher to be used at the B.F.I./Allied Waste Transfer Station. For Woonsocket landlords and residents of properties containing 3 units or less: All loads are subject to the North Smithfield Transfer Station price schedule. North Smithfield Transfer Station Price Schedule: $75.00 minimum for the weight (1,520 pounds or less) & $7.50 Environmental fee & Fuel Recovery Fee (This changes month to month based on the preceeding months average fuel prices) $97.50 per ton (2,000 pounds) pro-rated Any mattress or box springs is $45.00 per piece Not accepted are: Tires, Freon units (A/C’s, Fridge, Freezer, etc.), Paints, Asbestos, Liquids, Gases, and Hazardous Waste Please be advised that the transfer station is not owned or operated by the City of Woonsocket and any rules and regulations set fourth by B.F.I./Allied Waste must be obeyed in order to utilize the facility.