Additional recycling bins available

Is your blue city-issued recycle barrel over flowing every week? Additional recycle barrels are available at no cost to residents who currently have curbside recycle collection from the city.

To request an additional barrel, call Public Works at (860)584-6125 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or e-mail or message the city on Facebook at (include your home address in any e-mail or FaceBook message).

The city also offers recycle reminder calendars to help you remember when your next recycle day is. You can also check online at to see when your next recycle day is.

For a list of acceptable recycle materials, check

The city reminded residents to have all barrels at the curb by 6 a.m. on your collection day.