Division of Solid Waste | City of Presque Isle | Presque Isle, Maine

 Serving the solid waste disposal and recycling needs of Presque Isle, Mapleton, Chapman, Castle Hill, Washburn, Wade, Perham and T11R4 (ScoPan).

Helpful Links:

RECYCLING CENTER

UNIVERSAL WASTE 

PAYT PROGRAM     

LANDFILL PERMIT RULES AND FEE SCHEDULE

 

  • Vision Statement:

    The Division of Solid Waste meets the current and future needs of its citizens by providing cost-effective handling of the solid waste generated by the residents of Presque Isle and neighboring communities. Handling of the City's solid waste is performed in an environmentally friendly manner to include landfill disposal, recycling, composting, and the reduction of toxics in the waste stream.
  • Presque Isle Landfill:

    The Landfill facility is a disposal facility for trash and construction/demolition debris. There are storage areas or containers for metal, tires, wood, and recyclables. A fee is required at time of disposal for all materials except recyclables and compostable material which is defined as grass clippings, leaves, prunings, and tree branches that are not more than one-half inch (1/2") diameter.
    Location:
    202 Lathrop Road
    Presque Isle, ME 04769
    Phone: (207) 764-2541
    Hours of Operation:
    Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Closed holidays
  • Contact Information:

    Director of Public Services, Dana H. Fowler, P.E.
    Telephone: (207) 760-2712
    Fax: (207) 764-2501
    Email: dfowler@presqueisleme.us
  • Administrative Assistant, Lisa Foster
    Telephone: (207) 760-2712
    Fax: (207) 764-2501
    Email: lfoster@presqueisleme.us
  • Presque Isle Recycling Center:

    No permit or fee is required to use the Recycling Center. The Recycling Center accepts the following materials: cardboard, newspaper, office paper, magazines, all books, PETE #1 and HDPE #2 plastic bottles with a neck ONLY, cans, and glass.
    Location:
    655 Missile Street (in the same building as Aroostook Trusses at the opposite end of the building)
    Presque Isle, ME 04769
    Telephone: (207) 764-9393
    Hours of Operation:
    Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Closed holidays
  • Presque Isle Universal Waste Facility:

    Universal Waste includes fluorescent bulbs, televisions, computer monitors, thermometers, thermostats, PCB ballasts, and certain batteries. Most Universal Wastes require a fee.
    Location:
    655 Missile Street (in the same building as Aroostook Trusses at the opposite end of the building)
    Presque Isle, ME 04769
    Telephone: (207) 764-9393
    Hours of Operation:
    Monday through Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Closed holidays