Last chance for leaf, yard waste collection

This week is the last week of leaf bag and yard waste barrel collection. After your collection this week, please do not put any more leaf bags or yard waste barrels curbside until next spring. Spring collections of leaf bags and yard waste barrels are scheduled to begin Monday, April 3, 2017. Leaves and yard waste can always be brought to the Transfer Station, permit and account required.

If you do not intend to renew your subscription to yard waste barrel collection, or still have an old city-owned yard waste barrel in your possession, please contact Public Works at (860) 584-6125 to schedule its retrieval.

Other services:

Bulk pick up collections (items too large for the rubbish barrel) are available by appointment to residents that have city rubbish/recycle collection. Bulk items can not be placed curbside in excess of 24 hours prior to your scheduled collection date. One free collection is available per calendar year per address. Additional collections are available for $25each. Information is available at
Call Public Works 860.584.6125
to schedule. Renters, please have your landlord call to schedule.

Disposal methods for common items are published on the web site at Download the Recycle Coach app to your smart phone or tablet to sign up for collection reminders and find disposal options and other great recycling information.