Archive for October, 2020

Household Hazardous Waste Day

This Saturday October 24th 2020 from 8AM through 12PM Melrose DPW will be collection Household Hazardous Waste Materials. Due to COVID-19 we will be taking CHECKS only. Please have a check ready to go made out to ‘City of Melrose’ so that we can keep the lines moving as we expect a high turnout. All materials should be in the trunk of your vehicle and no items will be removed from backseats. Lastly, we cannot return any containers to you even after they are emptied.

More information on the event can be found in the flyer including pricing and permitted materials for drop-off!

Rigid Plastic and Styrofoam Event!

On Saturday 10/17/20 Melrose DPW will be collecting bulky rigid plastics and Styrofoam for a special Saturday recycling event. We are accepting large plastic items like lawn chairs, planting pots, laundry baskets, milk crates as well as old plastic toys. The only Styrofoam that will be accepted at this event is large packing Styrofoam. We will NOT be accepting egg cartons, meat trays, cups, plates or packing peanuts.