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Time for Portsmouth residents to renew dump stickers

By   /  January 9, 2014  /  Government & Politics  /  No Comments

The 2013 Portsmouth transfer station stickers expire Jan. 31.

PORTSMOUTH — It’s that time of year again. The Town of Portsmouth is selling 2014 vehicle stickers that allow local residents the use of the transfer station on Hedley Street. Stickers cost $130 — the same as last year — and $10 for one additional vehicle per household. The stickers are good for one year, with a courtesy […]

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Portsmouth transfer station closed on Friday

By   /  January 2, 2014  /  Government & Politics  /  No Comments

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PORTSMOUTH — The Town of Portsmouth has announced that the transfer station will be closed on Friday, Jan, 3, due to the winter storm. The station, on Hedley Street, will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 4. In addition, Prudence Ferry has limited service Friday, with only the 3:30 p.m. boat still scheduled to run. […]

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Trash catches fire at Portsmouth transfer station

By   /  December 19, 2013  /  Police & Crime  /  No Comments

A firefighter hoses down trash that had caught fire inside a container at the transfer station, while a worker in a backhoe (left) disperses the refuse.

PORTSMOUTH — It was messier than usual at the transfer station this afternoon. Firefighters extinguished a blaze that broke out inside a truck container full of trash at the Hedley Street station shortly after 1 p.m. No one was hurt and the station resumed its normal operations. Fire Chief Michael Cranson said the cause of the […]

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Cost of Portsmouth dump sticker remains same

By   /  October 29, 2013  /  Government & Politics  /  No Comments

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PORTSMOUTH — Residents will not be charged more next year to dump their trash at the Hedley Street transfer station. The Town Council Monday night voted unanimously to approve Finance Director David Faucher’s recommendation to keep the dump sticker price at $130 per vehicle ($10 for an additional vehicle per household). Police promotions In other […]

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Illegal dumper in Portsmouth leaves evidence in trash

By   /  August 20, 2013  /  Police & Crime  /  No Comments

When the transfer station closed because of a holiday Aug. 12, a local man found some other place to dump his trash.

PORTSMOUTH — It seems not everyone learned something from Arlo Guthrie’s most famous song, “Alice’s Restaurant.” And that is this: If you’re going to dump trash illegally, make sure you don’t leave behind any garbage with your name and address on it. When he arrived to work at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 13, Brian Woodhead, […]

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