Transfer Site

Location: Straight East of Trochu on North Road

Winter Hours:
Thursday from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Friday and Saturday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Summer Hours:
Thursday from 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday and Saturday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

We accept: Tires; Batteries; Paint; eWaste (Computers, TVs, etc); Metal (including Appliances); Wood; Cardboard, Compost; and Household Garbage.

Please note that the Trochu Transfer Site does not accept construction material.


Corrosives: Rust removers, waste acids, batteries (car or household), and household cleaners
Flammables: Oil based paints, degreasers, solvents, wood preservatives and gasoline
Poisons: Outdated drugs, ant, rodent, weed killers, photographic chemicals, antifreeze
Reactives : Waste bleaches, any unidentified chemicals, aerosols

E-waste accepted throughout the year ( TV’s Computers, Printer, etc.)

Garbage Collection

Residential Pick-Up Wednesday
Commercial & Cardboard Pick-Up Tuesday & Thursday

  • All refuse must be securely bagged, tied or boxed.  Any refuse that is not securely bagged, tied or boxed will not be picked up.
  • There is a three bag limit.  Tags to put on additional bags may be purchased at the Town of Trochu Office at $1.00 per tag. 
  • Compost must be in an approved compost bin – these can be purchased through the town office.  STARTING August 15th, 2014 Compost will NO LONGER be picked up in plastic bags!
  • NOTE: 2017 Compost pick up ends November 3rd, 2017
    Download Recycling Information Package: Recycling
  • Newsprint and cardboard recycling bins now at the Transfer Site