Yard Waste Drop Off Site


Open:  April 1st - November 30th

  • Saturdays - 8:00am to 2:00pm
  • Wednesdays - 4:00pm to 7:00pm (or Dusk whichever is earlier)

The yard waste/compost site is for residents only and is not for commercial use. Drivers licenses will be checked prior to drop-off.


The Yard Waste Site is located at the Highway Garage, 160 Center Street (the section of Center Street between School and Washington Streets). The Highway Garage is across from Yale and Harvard Road area.

Grass ClippingsLeaves and Grass Clippings

Acceptable items include leaves and grass clippings. NO sticks, branches, plastic bags or garbage allowed. Please take all plastic bags with you. Biodegradable paper bags may be left at the site.

Brush Collection

Acceptable items include brush only, no larger than 3" in diameter. No roots, dirt, trash, or trunks will be accepted.  

Christmas Tree Collection

Starting January 2nd the town Highway Department will begin to pick up discarded, clean (without wires and ornaments) Christmas Trees. Please be patient. We will get to them as soon as possible, but would appreciate you having them curbside beginning January 2nd. Thank you!