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5/22/19: We are experiencing an unanticipated delay in yard waste collection this week. Please set yard waste out on your collection day and leave it at the curb. It will be collected as soon as possible. We apologize for this disruption.  

Newton is working to raise its Recycling IQ - review the Curbside Recycling Guidelines

 

Use Recycle Right Newton - Newton's app to keep you up to date on trash day delays due to holidays or weather events.  

 

Get on our waiting list for potential future curbside organics collection pilots.  

 

 

News & Updates

Yard waste collection began on March 25th and will end on December 13th, weather permitting. View the yard waste guidelines.

View the Winter 2019 edition of the Green Cart Chronicle!

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

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

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.

 




Due to the snow storm on March 4th, there will be no trash/recycling collection. A one-day delay in trash/recycling collection will be in effect this week for all Newton residents. Additionally, the Resource Recovery Center at Rumford Avenue will be closed on March 4th.

Due to the snow storm on March 4th, there will be no trash/recycling collection. A one-day delay in trash/recycling collection will be in effect this week for all Newton residents. Additionally, the Resource Recovery Center at Rumford Avenue will be closed on March 4th.

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