Crapo Hill Landfill

Crapo Hill Landfill

The Crapo Hill Landfill is a 152 acre landfill in Dartmouth that serves the community of Dartmouth and New Bedford. Constructed in 1994 by the Greater New Bedford Regional Refuse Management District it was the culmination of twenty years of planning and development. The facility has won numerous awards for excellence management and will provide service to the needs of the community for approximately 47 years.

Dan Perry acted as counsel for the District beginning in 1983 and acted as its counsel in connection with the acquisition of the property, securing zoning, wetlands and environmental permitting including authorization to operate from the Department of Environmental Protection, and an $11,615,000.00 bid offering to finance construction of the site, overseeing public bidding for the construction process, including public bidding. He successfully defended and prosecuted numerous lawsuits involving challenges to permits and construction.