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Virus protocols transform Bethel Royalton Transfer Station

  • Vincent Bergamo, of Bethel, chose to wear a mask while bringing his trash to the Bethel Royalton Transfer Station in Royalton, Vt., Friday, March 28, 2020, because he said he had been sick with a fever and cough, but was feeling better. Bergamo said he was unable to get tested for COVID-19 when he contacted Gifford Medical Center. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

  • Vincent Bergamo, of Bethel, left, asks a question of April Rediker as she works in the office at the Bethel Royalton Transfer Station in Royalton, Vt., Friday, March 27, 2020. He chose to wear a mask while bringing his trash to the Bethel Royalton Transfer Station in Royalton, Vt., Friday, March 28, 2020, because he said he had been sick with a fever and cough, but was feeling better. “We’re trying to remind people this is not the time to clean out your garage and basement, “ said the transfer station’s Facility Manager Jenn Bartleman. “Please only come down here once a week. It’s for your safety and our safety.” (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

  • April Rediker collects payment for a load of trash from Mike Epchook, of Royalton, at the Bethel Royalton Transfer Station in Royalton, Vt., Friday, March 27, 2020. The facility has reduced hours, stopped taking returnable glass, clothes and books, and is only taking payment through a barely opened window to the locked office. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com.

  • Vincent Bergamo, of Bethel, chose to wear a mask while bringing his trash to the Bethel Royalton Transfer Station in Royalton, Vt., Friday, March 28, 2020, because he said he had been sick with a fever and cough, but was feeling better. Bergamo said he was unable to get tested for COVID-19 when he contacted Gifford Medical Center. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

Published: 3/28/2020 9:42:02 PM
Modified: 3/28/2020 9:42:00 PM




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