Hazardous Waste Disposal Day - Sept 25th

Your chance to dispose of household and yard chemicals responsibly!

Franklin County Hazardous Waste Collection Day on September 25th. This is your chance to responsibly dispose of a range of hazardous substances that may be lurking in your residence's cupboard or garden shed at no cost! It is a service offered by the Franklin County Solid Waste Management District. More information can be accessed at: http://www.franklincountywastedistrict.org/hazwasteday.html.

FRANKLIN COUNTY
HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION DAY

Next collection: Saturday, September 25, 2021

Collection sites at Greenfield Community College (GCC) and Orange Transfer Station

Online pre-registration for the 2021 collection will end on Friday, SEPTEMBER 17th.

CARS WITHOUT A REGISTRATION POSTCARD WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO UNLOAD.

For residents and businesses in the following towns:
Athol, Barre*, Bernardston, Buckland, Charlemont, Colrain, Conway, Deerfield, Erving, Gill, Hawley, Heath, Leverett, Montague, New Salem, Northfield, Orange, Petersham, Phillipston, Rowe, Royalston, Shelburne, Sunderland*, Warwick, Wendell, Whately
*Residents of Barre and Sunderland must pay to participate.

You must PRE-REGISTER to participate. (Click the link in the previous sentence to open the registration form.) After registering, you will receive a postcard in the mail assigning you a time and giving you directions to the collection site. Please call our office if you haven't received a card within seven days of submitting your information.

Businesses will be charged for disposal cost. Call 413-772-2438 for business registration information.

COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

We are planning our collection event with health and safety precautions. To participate you must: wear a mask, remain inside your vehicle, place all of your waste in the trunk, rear cargo area, or truck bed.

Materials not collected this year: auto batteries, household batteries, mercury thermostats, mercury thermometers. Most town transfer stations accept these items year-round.

Posted: to General Montague News on Mon, Aug 30, 2021
Updated: Mon, Aug 30, 2021

Calendar of Events
Wed, Aug 17, 2022, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Town Hall Second Floor Meeting Room
Posted to: Board of Health
  • Attached File: Board of Health 2022-08-17 Agenda
  • Attached File: Board of Health 2022-08-17 Agenda AMENDED
  • Selectboard -- SCHEDULED
    Mon, Aug 22, 2022, 6:30 pm
    via Zoom
    Posted to: Board of Selectmen
    Retirement Board -- SCHEDULED
    Tue, Aug 23, 2022, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Town Hall Annex Meeting Room
    Posted to: Retirement Board
    Wed, Aug 24, 2022, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
    Zoom or Dial-In - See Agenda
  • Attached File: Capital Improvements Committee 2022-08-24 Agenda
  • Wed, Aug 24, 2022, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Zoom
    Posted to: Finance Committee