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Trash and Recycling Schedule

  Schedule for 2013-2014 Trash and Recycling

  "Yard Waste is banned from the trash by State regulations. DO NOT put leaves or grassclippings in your trash!"

Mass DEP Waste Ban Regulations

Other options for your yard waste:

Grasscycling & Compost Bins

Allied Waste collects both your trash and recyclables one day per week - Every
Thursday.  The entire town of Burlington is collected on the same day.

Beginning July 4th, 2013 Recyclables will be SINGLE STREAM!

every week on Thursday.

Please have all materials curbside by 7:00 A.M.

 NOTE:  Yard Waste is collected in a different manner -

it is collected on your "original" trash day, 

which means before the Town went to a Thursday pickup

trash was picked up Mon thru Fri

Please call the DPW or scroll to the link at the bottom of this page to find your Original Trash Day.

DURING YARD WASTE TIME: 

PLEASE CALL 781-270-1670 ON THE FIRST MISSED DAY IF YOUR YARD WASTE IS MISSED. 

PLEASE DO NOT WAIT - THE TRUCKS ARE IN TOWN EVERY DAY DURING THAT TIME

In the event of a Holiday your collection day will be one day later (Friday).

White goods and CRTs will now be picked up by Allied Waste for FREE
Please call them @ 800-442-9006 to schedule a pick-up. 
Also, Bulk items such as furniture are also still collected for FREE from Allied Waste. 
Please call them @ 800-442-9006.

TOILET'S, SINKS AND TUBS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO BE DISPOSED OF IN BURLINGTON

Recycle bins can be purchased for $6.50. Please pay for the bin or bins at the Tax Office in Town Hall and bring the receipt to the DPW Office in the Town Hall Annex. The Town does not replace bins that are stolen or ruined by vehicles. There are other options besides using a Town-issued recycle bin. You can use a box or trash barrel and clearly mark it "Recycling" on the side for Allied Waste to see

 


Looking For Your Original Trash Day Pickup Regarding Leaf Pickup?