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Refuse Control /  Electronics Waste Recycling

As of January 1, 2015 it is New York State Law that electronic devices are not accepted curbside.

Televisions are not accepted at the Amherst Highway Department

The Highway Department will only accept the listed items at the Amherst Highway Department 1042 North Forest Road, 7 days a week from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. Residents must check in at Dispatch before dropping off electronics. These items include but are not limited to:

  • DVD/VCR’s
  • Stereo equipment including speakers
  • Record players
  • Computers & printers
  • Telephones & answering machines
  • Chargers & radios of all types
  • Copy machines
  • Microwaves

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrates its 200th Anniversary this year. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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The Town of Amherst ADA Coordinators are Robert McCarthy (Director of Human Resources) and Brian Andrzejewski (Commissioner of Buildings).

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
  • Email:
    toainfo@amherst.ny.us
  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221