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FACILITY HOURS

TRANSFER STATION YEAR ROUND HOURS
Monday               7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Tuesday              7:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wednesday         7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Thursday            7:30 am – 12:30 pm      
Friday                   7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Saturday             7:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday                7:30 am – 12:30 pm
For a printable schedule click here 2018 BOXHOLDER HOURS
**Holiday Closings:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents’ Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
COMPOST STATION YEAR ROUND HOURS 
Monday               7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Tuesday                                                      1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Wednesday         7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Thursday                                                  12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Friday                    7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Saturday             7:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday                 CLOSED
For a printable schedule, click here 2018 BOXHOLDER HOURS
**Holiday Closings:
New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

Facility Improvement Public Meeting

Monday, November 26, 2018 at the Community Center @ 9:00 am.

A presentation will be made regarding the proposed improvement plan and related matters including information regarding consideration of the alternate site proposed by some members of the community. We will also provide information regarding the costs of the project and other important features. An opportunity to ask questions will be provided.
We look forward to seeing you then.

FIWMD’s Compost Analysis From Cornell Laboratory

Below are the remarkable results of our Compost. It is sold for $50 per yard.

Cornell Nutrient Analysis Laboratory
804 Bradfield Hall
Ithaca, NY – 14853
Phone: 607-255-4540
Fax: 607-255-7656
Email: soiltest@cornell.edu
Web:http://cnal.cals.cornell.edu/soiltest

FN 27578 8/14/2018

FN 27578 8/14/2018
Sample Moisture % Solids % pH Soluble Salts Organic Matter % Total Nitrogen % Organic Nitrogen % Carbon:Nitorgen
FIWMD 55.07 22.25 6.57 0.45 38.17 0.96 0.98 26.98
Coast of Maine 67.22 30.5 5.75 1.51 45.71 1.21 1.2 27.76
Ideal Range 45 – 60 7  0 -1.5 30 – 70 1.11 1.11  10 – 30

 

 

 

Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
FISHERS ISLAND WASTE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

         A public hearing on the Fishers Island Waste Management District’s Draft Local Solid Waste Management Plan (LSWMP) will be held at 2:00 PM on October 10, 2018 at the Fishers Island Community Center, 66 Hound Lane, Fishers Island, NY to receive public comment on the Plan. Copies of the plan are available on the District’s website http://www.fishersislandwastemanagement.com or from the District office at 2760 Whistler Ave, Fishers Island, NY. Written comments on the draft plan will be accepted until October 30, 2018.

Board of Commissioners
Fishers Island Waste Management District

The following link will bring you to our Draft LSWMP. Comments are welcome at a public hearing  Wednesday, October 10 at 2:00 PM at the Community Center. Written comments can be sent to fiwastemanagement@gmail.com and will be accepted until 5:00 PM Tuesday, October 30, 2018. The document is over 200 pages, please email or give the office a call for a hard copy.    Draft LSWMP WITH APPENDICES September 12 2018

2019 PROPOSED BUDGET

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
FISHERS ISLAND WASTE MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
TOWN OF SOUTHOLD SUFFOLK COUNTY NEW YORK
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Fishers Island Waste Management District will hold a public hearing on its proposed budget for the fiscal year January 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019 and will be held on Thursday, September 6, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m., at the Fishers Island Community Center, 66 Hound Lane, Fishers Island, NY to allow the public to ask questions and make comments on the said proposed 2019 Budget. The proposed Budget can be obtained at fishersislandwastemanagement.com or at its business office at 2760 Whistler Ave, Fishers Island, NY
2019 WEBSITE PROPOSED BUDGET

Save the date Saturday, August 11

FIWMD SPONSORING
Beach Cleanup
Turn the Tide on Trash!
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018
MORNING-6:00 PM
MEET US AT
THE COMPOST STATION ANYTIME AFTER 7:30 AM
TO COLLECT TRASH BAGS, GLOVES AND DATA CARDS
THEN RETURN TO
THE COMPOST STATION BEFORE 6:00 PM
WHILE WE COLLECT
YOUR FINDINGS AND DATA CARDS
TO PROPERLY RECYCLE, PLEASE KEEP GLASS AND ALUMINUM CANS SEPARATE FROM OTHER DEBRIS

*We welcome suggestions to alternatives of using plastic bags for the collection of beach cleanup debris*

 

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION

FIWMD
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION

WHEN: SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2018
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM ONLY
WHERE: FISHERS ISLAND TRANSFER STATION
WHAT TO BRING
From the Garage & Yard
Oil based paints, stains & varnishes, wood preservatives, additives & solvents, lighter fluid, weed killer, chemical fertilizers, pesticides, fuels (gasoline, kerosene), engine degreaser, brake fluid & carburetor cleaner, transmission fluid, car wax, polishes, driveway sealer, antifreeze, roofing tar, swimming pool chemicals
From the House
Fiberglass resins, rubber cement, airplane glue, aerosol cans, photo chemicals, furniture polish, oven cleaner, spot remover, rug & upholstery cleaner, hobby and art supplies, mothballs, power saver bulbs and all fluorescent bulbs
*Fire Extinguishers, Motor Oil, Dry Cell, Lithium, NiCad & Acid Batteries may be brought but will be charged a fee at the time of disposal, residents will need to pay for the above listed items with cash.

WHAT NOT TO BRING
Empty trash containers, household trash, bottles and cans, paper and cardboard, prescription medicines, syringes, commercial or industrial waste, radioactive & biological waste, ammunition, fireworks, explosives, latex paint or latex paint cans, e-waste
The Compost Station accepts e-waste, fees can be obtained at the Compost Station or visit our website
fishersislandwastemanagement.com

Saturday, July 28 Household Trash & Recyclables will ONLY be accepted
between
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Compost Station will be CLOSED
Questions? Please call the office at 631-788-7455 or 631-788-7455