Waste360 is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Need to Know

Newfield, N.Y. Moving Toward Waste Transfer Station Ban

Newfield, N.Y. Moving Toward Waste Transfer Station Ban

Newfield lawmakers are considering a ban that could end a more-than-two-1/2-year battle over the proposed waste transfer station on Bishop Road.

The Newfield Town Board is holding a public hearing on a solid waste management facilities ban 6:30 p.m. Thursday at The Newfield Fire Hall, 77 Main St.

If passed, the ban would prohibit Alternative Waste Services owner Bob Mente from building a waste transfer station for his business. Mente said he would lose a $50,000 investment in the station if it were blocked.

Continue reading at IthacaJournal.com

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.