Town of Southwest Harbor, Maine
incorporated 1905

P.O. Box 745
Southwest Harbor
ME 04679
(207) 244-5404
Fax (207) 244-7914
Solid Waste Prevention Committee

Acadia Disposal District
Tony Smith, Chairman
P.O. Box 248
Northeast Harbor, ME

Phone: 207-276-5743


Southwest Harbor Transfer Station Refuse and Recycling Station

E.M.R., INC.

 Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Closed Sundays and holidays 
Southwest Harbor Thrift Shop

What we do:  We rescue things that would have ended up in the waste stream and sell them at very low prices - 
a win for the environment and a win for our community!  Proceeds will be used for future waste prevention and reduction programs.

How you can help:  Clean out your closets, attics, and garages and bring in items that are in good working condition.  You will be supporting a good cause and helping others.  Can you volunteer a few hours of your time?  It is fun and we could use your help!  Call 801-1924.

Hours:  The shop will be open from May through October on Mondays and Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Items you CAN donate Furniture, baby goods and toys, hand and power tools, building materials, bicycles, kitchen and household items, insulated windows and doors, books, CD's, DVD's, small appliances and electronics (in good working order), flat-screen televisions, newer laptops and more...
**Please note:  items may only be dropped off during normal Thrift Shop hours or by appointment.  Acceptance of items is also subject to availability of space in the Thrift Shop.

Items we will NOT accept:   Mattresses and box springs, non-insulated doors, single-pane windows, rugs too large to roll and stand up, clothing or fabric items, televisions, VCRs, hard drives, monitors, keyboards or accessories, hazardous household waste