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Town Carts

Carts must be placed curbside by 7:00 am on your scheduled pick up day. Carts must also be returned to your property the same day by 9:00 pm.
Leaving carts on the curb is a public safety issue.

Carts must be separated by three feet from everything else. Follow the 3 foot rule. Cart lids should be closed.

Please identify your carts with the number (& unit number)
of your street address.correctly numbered cart

Broken Cart? Should a problem occur (broken wheel, lid broke) please call Waste Management at 800.972.4545 to request a cart repair or cart replacement at no charge.

Selling your home? Please leave trash and recycle carts (empty) on the property for the new residents. The town asks that you leave the empty carts in the garage or in a secure location for the incoming residents.

New Residents

1. be sure the previous owners leave their trash/recycle carts on the property you have purchased. Please look in the garage or outside behind the home BEFORE contacting the town. If you cannot find the carts, please go to the General Manager's Office in Town Hall (566 Washington Street) to fill out a cart(s) application. Please note: it can take anywhere from 2 weeks to 2 months for carts delivery. Please call DPW at 781.762.1413 and ask for Tom McCarthy, if you want to follow up on your cart delivery.

2. Not sure when your recycle and trash pick up day is scheduled? Click Trash recycle by street or call DPW @781.762.1413.
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