The next scheduled delay will be the week of Labor Day. Trash/recyclables will not be collected on Monday, 9/7/15, and every pick up will be delayed by one day through Saturday, 9/12/15.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015, 9:00 AM-NOON
DARCEY SCHOOL - 1686 Waterbury Road (Rt. 70)
Accepted Items: computers and peripherals, TVs and peripherals, phones, fax machines, cell phones, tablets, gaming stations and peripherals, stereo systems, rechargeable and single-use batteries, small appliances (microwave ovens, vacuum cleaners, dehumidifiers, air conditioners, lamps, etc.), fluorescent and incandescent light bulbs
NO SMOKE DETECTORS
This event is for electronics recycling only. No household trash, furniture, construction materials, or hazardous materials will be accepted.
The Town of Cheshire is dedicated to preserving our natural resources and reduce costs through recycling, conservation and using less. We urge our residents to do the same, and offer services and information to assist in these efforts. Please visit our energy conservation, waste and trash and recycling pages to learn more. And please,
A private transfer station located in Cheshire as well as HazWaste Central in New Haven are available to Town residents who wish to dispose of bulky and hazardous waste items that are not accepted in the weekly trash collection.
Transfer Station: For hours, fees and more information on the local private transfer station, please call 203-272-4039. (The Town-operated Transfer Station was closed on July 1, 2011.)
Hazardous Waste: For more information on hazardous waste disposal, please check the HazWaste Central website at www.rwater.com/hazwaste. There is no fee for Cheshire residents to dispose of items at HazWaste, but proof of residency is required.