11/19/20: Yard waste collection is currently experiencing significant delays due to very heavy volume and operational impacts from COVID-19. Volumes of yard waste currently at the curb are nearly double the peak week from last year.
Effective June 2: The Newton Resource Recovery Center at Rumford Ave is open by appointment only. Call Customer Service between 8:30am-5pm M-F to schedule an appointment.
Use Beyond the Bin to find locations to donate household textiles and more.
Learn More About Curbside Organics Collection
Use Recycle Right Newton - Newton's app to keep you up to date on trash day delays due to holidays or weather events.
2020 Yard Waste Collection will begin on March 23 and will end December 11. This schedule is weather dependent. View the yard waste guidelines.
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.