Solid Waste & Recycling Office, DPW

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 Due to current delays Yard waste will be limited to 20 bags/barrels per collection day.  

Thanksgiving Holiday Reminder: (applies only to Thursday and Friday Stops)

Trash, Recycle, and yard waste services will be delayed by 1 day. Friday services will happen on Saturday

 Regular hours for the Recycle Drop-off container:

 Tuesdays, Wednesday, & Thursdays, 8 am - 3 pm effective Monday, March 08, 2021. The compactor is kept locked; please call when you arrive and we will unlock the door for you.

Why was my cart missed?

To make sure your carts (barrels) get picked up, follow these rules. Carts must:

  • be out by 7 am on your service day
  • be against or at the edge of the curb
  • at least an arm's length from any vehicle and not behind anything (pole, other cart, etc.)
  • have closed  (sealed) lids
  • be less than 250 pounds - the trucks have weight limitations on what they can pick up!

If your trash or recycling carts are given rejection stickers, the carts are in violation of one of the above rules or contain items that do not belong in that cart. Please do not report a miss if your carts are in violation of any of the above rules, or have rejection stickers.

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Want a more detailed list of what you can and cannot recycle? Check out the MassDEP Universal Recycling List!

Want a more detailed list of what you can and cannot recycle? Check out the MassDEP Universal Recycling List!

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