About Landfill

Notification Procedures:
Residents wishing to register any questions or comments regarding the operation of the Mill Seat Landfill may call (24 hours/day) 494-3000. A record of all calls is maintained and ensures that all the information received from a resident is recorded exactly as it is presented.  The number to call (24 hours/day) is: 494-3000.

Open House:
Educational displays, games, landfill tours and food are provided at an annual open house which is held on the last Thursday of July.  Watch for announcements and signs throughout the community.


For Additional Information:

Mill Seat Landfill Facts and Figures

Facts of Interest

  • Permit to Operate: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
  • Effective: July 19, 2011 through July 31, 2021
  • Permitted Footprint Area: 216.9 acres
  • Opening Date: May 13, 1993
  • Expected Life Span: 2050
  • Approved Design Capacity: 1,945 tons-per-day
  • Maximum Depth of Waste at Time of Completion: 190 feet
  • Renewable Energy Facility: 6.4 megawatt

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