You can make a complaint about private solid waste transfer stations.
Complaints and potential violations include:
- Dust conditions
- Insects or rodents
- Litter adjacent to property
- Open doors or gates
- Water or sewer runoff
In order to file a complaint, you must provide:
- Your contact information
- Exact time of observation
- Name of transfer station
The Department of Sanitation (DSNY) responds to this type of complaint in 3 to 7 business days.