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In observance of Thanksgiving Day, there will be no collection of trash, recycle, or yard waste on 11/23. Collection for the remainder of the week will be delayed 1 day.  

Take our survey on the 2018 Organics Collection Pilot. Help us pick a location!

Try Recycle Right Newton - Newton's app to help you recycle more and never miss a trash day again.

News & Updates

Save the date! November 18th the Senior Center will be hosting a Community Shredding Day from 9am-12pm. 

View Newton's Curbside Collection brochure to learn more about how to set out trash and recycling for pick up at the curb. 

The City-wide mailing of the 2017 Newton Sustainable Materials Management Guide was sent out in late July.  Email us or call Customer Service at 617-796-1000 if you didn't get one and we will mail it to you. 

View the Newton Sustainable Materials Management Framework Report to learn about Newton's policies and programs, as well as recommendations for improvement. 

Newton did not participate in a community rain barrel program this year; however, residents still have the option to purchase a rain barrel

Yard Waste Collection in 2017 will began the week of March 27 and will end December 8, weather permitting.

Smaller, easier to manage 35 gallon carts are available to residents who produce less trash and recyclables. Please contact customer service at 617-796-1000.


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