Transfer Station manager Brian Patnoe is stepping down

LANCASTER — Transfer Station manager Brian Patnoe is stepping down. In a resignation letter Patnoe explained that he was leaving the position for personal reasons. His final day is Sept. 30. Patnoe started working in the recycling field as a freshman in high school in 1998. What he thought was a three-week temporary position turned into a lifelong passion. After working part-time through high school at the Lancaster Transfer Station, he received his associate’s degree in computer information systems at NHTI (New Hampshire Technical Institute), and co-founded the NHTI Recycling group