Yard Waste

 

There have been some changes to the Yard Waste Recycling Facility.  You now can  access the Household Bulk Waste facility through the Yard Waste Recycling Facility. Both facilities will be open on Monday through Saturday 7:30am to 4:00pm through to December 19, 2016. Starting on December 21, 2016 the Yard Waste Recycling Facility will then be open on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturdays for the winter. Yard Waste Recycling stickers can be used from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016. 
 The Yard Waste Recycling Facility is located at 99 Pine Street. On  April 1, 2017  will  begin their regular season schedule  Residents must purchase a yard waste recycling sticker.  Residents can also dispose of household bulk waste in the dumpsters located at 99 Pine Street .  Residents must show a valid drivers license.  No commercial vehicles are allowed.
Holiday
Day of the Week
Date
Martin Luther King's Day Monday January 16, 2017
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President's Day Monday February 20, 2017
Patriot's Day Monday April 17, 2017
Memorial Day Monday May 29, 2017
Independence Day Tuesday July 4, 2017
Labor Day Monday September 4, 2017
Columbus Day Monday October 9, 2017
Veteran's Day Friday November10, 2017
Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 23, 2017
Christmas Day Monday December 25, 2017

Yard Waste Recycling Stickers
 
Residents are required to obtain and display a Yard Waste Recycling Sticker on participating vehicles. Please display sticker on the passenger side front windshield.  Yard Waste Stickers may be purchased at the Yard Waste Recycling Center on Pine Street or at the Public Works Department Administration Office located at 801 Washington Street on the lower level of the building. The fee for a Yard Waste Sticker is $10.00.  Proof of residency and a license plate number of the participating vehicle is required each year for a permit.

The Public Works office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am till 4:00pm to sell Yard Waste Recycling Stickers and assist residents with exceptions to the yard waste recycling permit program.

MATERIALS

Yard Waste includes leaves, grass, dead flowers or plants, hedge clippings, wood chips, tree trimmings or pruning's 4 inches in diameter or less.

No poison ivy, bamboo, oak, sumac, diseased, infected, invasive plants, roots, or stumps will be accepted.

ALL BAGS must be EMPTIED. Once emptied the biodegradable bags may be placed at the designated area.