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
Mon, Sep 27, 2021, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Town Hall - Upstairs Meeting Room
Posted to: Board of Health
  • Attached File: Board of Health 2021-09-27 Agenda 2
  • Selectboard Meeting -- SCHEDULED
    Mon, Sep 27, 2021, 6:30 pm
    1 Avenue A, Turners Falls and see zoom link under Selectboard Meeting Agenda
    Posted to: Board of Selectmen
  • Attached File: Board of Selectmen 2021-09-27 Agenda
  • Attached File: Meeting Material 2021-09-27
  • Mon, Sep 27, 2021, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Gill-Montague Council on Aging 62 Fifth St. Turners Falls, MA. 01376
    Posted to: Library Trustees
  • Attached File: 2021-09-27 Library Trustees Meeting Agenda
  • Tue, Sep 28, 2021, 9:00 am
    Annex Meeting Room - Town Hall
    Posted to: Retirement Board
  • Attached File: Retirement Board 2021-09-28 Agenda
  • Tue, Sep 28, 2021, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Posted to: Cemetery Commission