Town of Namakagon

Transfer Site for Residents


The Town of Namakagon Transfer Site and Demolition Site (25205 County Highway M) are designed to provide a safe, clean, and easy way for residents to keep their property clear of garbage, yard debris, and unwanted household items at the lowest possible cost. The goal of the program is to keep the town clean, reduce fire hazards, and eliminate discarded items at inappropriate locations. The sites are for the use of residents and property owners only. The services provided at the sites are listed below. Certain items have additional costs to the town which are passed on to residents.

Summer Hours

May 1 to October 15

Monday & Wednesday: 1pm to 5pm

Saturday: 9am to 5pm

Winter Hours

October 16 to April 30

Wednesday & Saturday 1pm to 4pm

Closed: Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

FREE Recycle Program

  • Cardboard (Please flatten)
  • Plastic Containers #1, #2 & #5 (Please crush containers)
  • Glass containers, except window and water glass
  • Newspaper, magazines, misc. paper
  • Aluminum containers (Please crush containers)
  • Leaves and brush
  • Used oil



Basic Garbage/Home Refuse:

Town Garbage 25 Gallon Bag                                    $3 ea.


Recycle Program:

  • Cardboard (please flatten)
  • Plastic containers with recycle emblem 1, 2, or 5
  • Glass containers except window and water glass
  • Newspaper, magazines, misc. paper
  • Aluminum containers (please crush containers)
  • Leaves and brush
  • Used oil

Metal Items (subject to change based on market)

  • Refrigerators & Freezers $20.00 ea.
  • Air Conditioners $15.00 ea.
  • Microwaves, Stoves, Washers, Dryers, Dishwashers $10.00 ea.
  • Water Heaters, Gas Grills, Riding Lawn Mowers $10.00 ea.


Usually from about Memorial Day to about Labor Day, during summer hours (May – Oct), the town is able to accept large items as follows: (please check for specific dates)

  • Mattress                                                 $25.00 ea.
  • Davenport/Sofa Small: $15.00 ea.        Large: $20.00 ea.
  • Sectional (each section) $10.00 ea.
  • Dresser, Tables, Chairs $15.00 ea.
  • Tube type TV’s Under 20” $35.00; 21”-30” $40.00; Over 30” $70.00
  • Flat Screen TV’s Up to 48” $25.00     48” and over $70.00
  • LED Light Bulbs $2.50 ea.
  • Fluorescent Tubes      4’ $1.00 ea.            8’ $2.00 ea.
  • Tires Without Rim $5.00 ea.            With Rim $10.00 ea.

Contractors and Property Managers

All items brought to the transfer site of the demolition site shall be from home sites or property located within the Town of Namakagon, no exceptions. It is requested that you make regular trips to the site rather than holding materials and bringing in large loads. The town reserves the right to charge an additional fee for oversize loads as determined by the attendant.

Contractors and property managers from out of town and anyone with a DOT registered truck will be charged according to load size.

After hours: cost plus $20.00 per hour for supervision, opening gate, or any other issue where someone has to come to the Transfer Site after hours.


Demo Fees                                                      $20.00 per yard

Shingles                                                           $20.00 per yard

Stumps/Concrete/Clean Fill/Gravel                $7.50 per yard

Brush (Commercial)                                        $5.00 per yard

Brush (Residents)                                           FREE


Other Charges (For Residents)

Sand                                                    $3.00 per yard

Gravel                                                 $10.00 per yard

Rock                                                    $30.00 per ton


Demolition Materials

Demolition materials must be waste materials resulting from construction, demolition or the razing of buildings, roads, and other structures. It may NOT contain garbage, furniture, carpet or scrap metal.

All charges will be determined by landfill attendant.

The services provided by the Town’s Transfer Sites are subject to strict laws and regulations which are subject to change. The Town will make every effort to provide up-to-date information on the services provided and costs, but some changes may be put into effect without notice.

Failure to comply to Transfer Site rules and regulations may result in a fine of $100.00


25205 County Road M

Cable, WI 54821

Transfer Site (phone): 715-794-2644

Tom Anderson (cell): 715-214-7543


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