Illegal Dumping and Uncovered Loads Against the Law in Tompkins County

Tompkins County Recycling & Materials Management reminds residents that illegal dumping of trash is against the law, with violators subject to fines, jail time, or both. In addition, transporting materials without a cover is subject to fines of as much as $1,000 or more. Uncovered loads can create unnecessary litter along roadways and on private property.

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