The Public Works Department would like to inform residents about a few Thanksgiving holiday schedule and seasonal service reminders regarding yard waste collection & drop-off, DPW Recycling Center hours, and trash & recycling curbside collection:
Yard Waste Collection & Drop-Off
There will be no yard waste pickup during this holiday week, though the City Yard and Recycling Center at 72 Tremont Street will be open for yard waste (& recycling) drop-offs Monday through Wednesday from 7:30am – 3:00pm and Saturday, November 28th from 8am – 3pm. Please note that next week (Monday, November 30th – Friday, December 4th) will be the last week of yard waste pickup this year.
Recycling Center (City Yard) Hours
The Recycling Center (City Yard) at 72 Tremont Street will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 26th and on Friday, November 27th . The facility will re-open Saturday, November 28th 8am – 3pm for drop off of yard waste, recyclables (including plastic, glass, aluminum, paper and cardboard), books, textiles, CFL bulbs and propane tanks. Please note that Saturday, December 12th will be our last scheduled Saturday opening. The facility will re-open on Saturdays in April of 2016.
Trash & Recycling Curbside Collection Delay
Trash and recycling curbside pick-up will be delayed a day on Thursday and Friday this week due to the holiday. Thursday’s curbside trash & recycling collections will be made on Friday and Friday’s collections will be made on Saturday.
For more information and questions, please visit our website http://www.cityofmelrose.org/trash-recycling or call 781-665-0142.