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Casella’s Granite State
Landfill Project

KEY FACTS

  • The map to the right shows the location, natural ridgeline, and landscape buffers provided by the proposed site. The site is located at an elevation below Forest Lake and other nearby bodies of water.

  • The proposed site includes a 137-acre footprint for the lined landfill.
  • The total area that will be used by the site, including all infrastructure and construction areas, is just over 250 acres.

  • The access road and staging area stretches more than a mile from Route 116.

  • The landfill is expected to provide nearly four decades of safe and secure disposal capacity.

CASELLA’S HOST COMMUNITY AGREEMENT PROPOSAL WITH DALTON CONTAINS:

  • Guaranteed payments of $2 million per year
  • Community Fund of additional $50,000 per year
  • Free trash and recycling collection for residents and small businesses
  • Income from renewable energy projects at site
  • Free disposal of up to 1,000 tons per year of Municipal Solid Waste and Construction & Demolition debris from the town Transfer Station
  • An estimated $71 million over 25 years in direct financial and other benefits to the town
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