Dog Licenses (State Mandated)

Due Dates Cost & Requirements Details
April 1 Male & Female: $13.00;
altered: $9.00. After April 1, the fee is increased $5.00: Male & Female $18.00; altered $14.00. Requirements:
Current rabies certificate good for 3 years.
There is a fine for all unlicensed dogs after April 1. No Exceptions. A leash law is in effect for the entire Town, not just the village area. Unlicensed dogs are turned over to the Animal Control Officer for impoundment! See Ordinance.

Rochester Recycling

Dates What Where
Every Saturday . (8am – 11am) Recycling, cash trash pickup Rochester Town Office parking lot

White River Alliance

Dates What Where

Summer-(April 1-Oct.31)

Tues., Thurs. 7-1, Fri. 7-2 Sat 7-3


Winter-(Nov. 1-March 31) 

Tues., Thurs., Fri. 7-1 Sat. 7-2


Single Stream Recycling: These items go together in one container: magazines,

news paper, junk mail, box board, tin cans, plastics

#1 & #2, Aluminum foils, cat food cans.

Separate containers: glass, cardboard, aluminum

(soda and beer cans).


Hazardous Waste Day-Rochester Saturday, Sept. 30, 2023

Town Hall Parking lot



Waterman Road in Royalton


Facebook @ Royalton Transportation

Property Taxes

Due Dates Payments Details
August 15th 1/4 of taxes due Physically due by 4pm. Interest at rate of 1% per month for 3 months, and 1 % per month thereafter added. 8% collection fee added May 16. Postmarks not accepted!
November 15th 1/4 of taxes due
February 15th 1/4 of taxes due
May 15th 1/4 of taxes due

Water & Sewer User Fees

Due Dates Payment Details
January 31 Quarterly Due no later than the effective date. Interest at rate of 1% per month for 3 months; and 1 % per month thereafter added.
April 30 Quarterly
July 31 Quarterly
October 31 Quarterly