Monday, December 22, 2014

IMPORTANT RECYCLING, SOLID WASTE and Christmas Tree INFORMATION


City of Newburyport

December 18, 2014

Contact: Molly Ettenborough 978-499-0413

IMPORTANT RECYCLING, SOLID WASTE and Christmas Tree INFORMATION

Newburyport- There will be no trash and recycling pick up on December 25 and January 1. For the remainder of those weeks, trash and recycling will be delayed by one day. Thursday’s trash and recycling will be picked up on Friday and, likewise each day thereafter will be a one day delay with Friday pick-up on Saturday. The downtown business district however will remain on Friday. Please have your trash and recycling out by 7 am. If you have any questions please call Mello Disposal at 978-352-8581.

During the month of January, Christmas trees will be picked up on your regular trash day. Any trees picked up before January 10 will be brought to the Tendercrop growing fields in Newbury for a community wide bonfire sponsored by the Newbury Fire Department. This event will be held from 3-9 pm and is an open event for all to attend. The museum and visitor’s center at Spencer Pierce Little Farm will be open along with many vendors and activities taking place. All proceeds will go towards the purchasing of new fire equipment for the Newbury Fire Department. For additional information or if you need their help with your tree, please call the Newbury Fire Department or visit www.newburyfirerescue.com.

Newburyport trees will continue to be picked up after the 10th but those will be brought to the Wheelebrator disposal site in North Andover.

The Crow Lane Recycle Center will be open for our monthly Recycle Event on Saturday, January 4 from 8 am till noon. Electronics, white goods, metals, oil, oil based paint, cooking oil, anti-freeze, Styrofoam, bicycles and tires will be accepted.

For additional information please contact the Recycling and Energy Office at 978-499-0413.

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