ANCRAM FALL 2022 COMMUNITY CLEANUP DAY
When: Saturday, September 17 from 9 am to 12 pm, rain or shine.
Where: Ancram Town Garage, 32 Maple Lane, Ancramdale.
Price of Admission: A donation of a non-perishable food item for the local food pantry.
What you can bring: furniture, appliances, metal, glass, pots, pans, TVs, computers, computer screens, electronics, batteries, tires off their rims – $2; tires on rims – $5; rims without their tires are free; large tractor or truck tires – $25.
What you cannot bring to Community Cleanup Day: garbage, paint, paint cans, oil, oil cans or barrels, chemicals, fertilizer or pesticides or their containers, hazardous materials of any kind, brush, construction debris; mattresses, box springs, sofas, upholstered chairs.
Mattresses, box springs, sofas & upholstered chairs can be taken to the County Transfer Station on Route 23b in Greenport. All mattresses, box springs, sofas & upholstered chairs are are $10 each. Sectional sofas are $15. But prices might change so check the County Solid Waste Department website for full list of prices and operating hours here:
FEES – Columbia County Solid Waste (google.com)
Latex paint: You may dispose of latex paint (which is water based) in your regular household garbage provided the liquid inside of the can is dry. This can be accomplished by adding shredded newspaper, sand or kitty litter to latex paint and letting it air dry (as per NYSDEC).
Not sure: If you have something not on the “approved list” you want to bring, but are not sure about it, call Jim Miller (518-329-6190) or email Jim at
And if you want to volunteer to help out at the Garage on September 17, let me or Jim know…we will need 6-8 people to help direct traffic, take money and keep things running smoothly.
Look forward to seeing you September 17.