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Niagara County Environmental - Solid Waste Management, Division of Niagara County Department of Public Works




Contact Info:

Dawn M. Timm
Niagara County Environmental Coordinator
59 Park Avenue
Lockport, NY 14094


On Saturday October 8th from 10am to 2pm at the Town of Lockport Highway Garage we will be on hand to collect household chemicals, cleaners, oil paints, etc. All participants must pre-register using the link below or by calling 716-998-8073. This event is limited to 400 particpants.

Schedule An Appointment Here

Do you have unwanted medication?
We are proud to work with the Niagara County Sheriff's Office to provide free, no-questions-asked pharmaceutical waste disposal at the following locations:
Niagara County Sheriffs Office 5526 Niagara St. Extension (enter at jail)
Town of Lewiston Police 4059 Creek Rd.
City of Niagara Falls Police 1925 Main St.
City North Tonawanda Police 216 Payne Ave.
Town of Niagara Police 7105 Lockport Rd.
Village of Middleport Police 12 Main St.

Welcome to Niagara County's web page dedicated to assist residents and businesses with managing their garbage, recycling, and household hazardous wastes!

A little about us... we are a combination of the Niagara County Department of Public Works and the Refuse Disposal District, with a responsibility of bringing attention to the solid waste management issues and events in our community, provide tools for residents to increase waste reduction, recycling, and composting at home, work and school and managed the environmental liability of the county's historical landfilling operations. We believe that strengthening the relationship between solid waste management and the environment, we are ultimately improving the quality of life in Niagara County.

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March 2016.

Do you have Electronic Waste? E-mail us with your location (city/town/village) and we can advise of the closest drop-off!

The 2016 Household Hazardous Waste Events have been announced. We will be in-
North Tonawanda April 30
Niagara Falls June 18th, and
Lockport October 8th.

All participants must schedule an appointment. Appointments for each event will open 30 days prior. Space is limited to 420 for each event.

We look forward to seeing you!


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