Trash & Recycling

Trash Pickup

Please have your trash out on the curb by 7:00AM on Friday. If there is a holiday during the week, trash pick-up will be on Saturday. If you have any questions, please call ABC Disposal Service at (508) 995-0544 or visit their website.

Recycling Pickup

Please have your recycling cart out on the curb by 7:00AM on your designated recycling day. Place all loose recyclables together in your cart with the orange lid. If you have any questions, please call ABC Disposal Service at (508) 995-0544 or visit their website.

Learn more about what can and cannot be recycled at

Simple Recycling Program

Simple Recycling will collect pink bags of used clothing, shoes and other items on residents’ regular recycling days. Residents are encouraged to contact Simple Recycling at (866) 835-5068 with any questions or visit their website for more information.


2021 Transfer Station and Beach Stickers

Rochester residents are able to purchase the 2021 Marion Transfer Station Stickers and Marion Beach Parking Stickers for 2021.

However, the process to purchase them is different this year. The Rochester Town Hall is closed to the public and there will be no walk-in sticker purchases. Sticker requests can be mailed in or left in the drop box at the front of Town Hall. Click here for the beach and transfer station sticker procedure. Requests will be completed within a few days of being received in the office. Please make checks out to Town of Rochester.

The Marion Transfer Station located at Benson Brook Road will be open for Marion and Rochester residents on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 8:00am until 3:00pm. Days and times are subject to change. For questions about hours and items accepted, please call the Transfer Station directly at (508)748-3500.

The Beach/Parking Privilege Sticker is not valid at the Marion Transfer Station at Benson Brook Road. The Beach/Parking Privilege Sticker is $20.00 per sticker. Residents over 70 years of can will receive ONE beach parking sticker issued at no charge. In order to access the Transfer Station a different sticker is required.  For Rochester residents the cost of the Marion Transfer Station Sticker is $70.00 or $60.00 for seniors/veterans, per vehicle and the sticker is valid from January 2021 until December 2021. Vehicle registrations will be required for every sticker and proof of residency will be required if the Rochester address is not on the registration. Please see the sticker policy for more information. (Seniors rate is for age 70 and over) 


To view the new Transfer Station Policy and Sticker Requirements please click HERE.

To view the procedure for obtaining a sticker, please click HERE.


Please call 508-763-3871 with any questions about obtaining a sticker.


The following items will be accepted at the Marion Transfer Station for a fee:
Televisions and computer monitors - $45.00 per item

 Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, ice makers, water coolers and dehumidifiers - $35.00 per item

Marion and Rochester residents may purchase individual stickers for the items listed above from the DPW Office at Benson Brook Road during regular business hours.


The Rochester Town Barn can be reached at (508) 763-1991.

Note that New Bedford Waste Services, LLC, located at 48 Cranberry Highway, Rochester, will also accept the following items for a fee:

Appliances/white goods, cardboard, carpet, computers, electronics, construction and demolition waste, furniture, glass, light bulbs and fluorescent lamps, pallets, plastics, scrap metal, single stream, wood.