Town of Riverhead

Town of Riverhead 

Town's Yard Waste Facility 

Young's  Avenue

Riverhead, NY  11901

This facility is for residents only, no contractors/landscapers are permitted.

Recycling is collected every Wednesday and alternates weekly between co-mingled and paper/cardboard.


The Town holds two Stop Throwing Out Pollutants dates (S.T.O.P Day), one in May and one in October. This program is held at the Town Highway yard at 1177 Osborne Avenue, Riverhead NY  11901. Residents may bring hazardous waste to this location for disposal, free of charge, on the designated dates only.

Residents should contact the Sanitation Department for pick up schedules and may visit the Town's website at www.townofriverheadny.gov for additional helpful information.

For more information on Town of Riverhead's Stormwater Management Programs, you can visit their Stormwater Management page.

For a listing of Town of Riverhead parks and recreation areas, visit their Parks and Recreation page.

For more information on Town of Riverhead shellfish site closures, click Riverhead Closures.