Recycling

Single-family detached and attached residential dwellings, commercial users, and institution users will be issued two 18-gallon bins, or one 64/65 -gallon toter, or one 95-96-gallon toter, as a part of the Town's basic service. No additional recycling containers will be issued. 

Multi-family properties containing three or fewer units will be issued two 18-gallon bins, or one 64/65-gallon toter, or one 95-96-gallon toter, as a part of the Town's basic service. No additional recycling containers will be issued. 

Mixed Paper Recycling

The following materials can be recycled:

  • Cardboard
  • Envelopes
  • Folders
  • Magazines
  • Mail
  • Newspaper
  • Office paper

Set mixed paper at curbside:

  • Inside the recycling container on top of other recycling
  • Paper may be bundled or placed in a paper bag.
  • Cardboard must be broken down in pieces no larger than 3 foot square and bundled securely with string.

Mixed paper will not be collected if:

  • Material is contaminated (waxed paper, food wrappers)
  • Paper is in plastic bags (shredded paper may be in a clear plastic bag)
  • Cardboard is not broken down to proper size

Mixed Aluminum / Plastic Recycling

The following materials can be recycled:

  • Aluminum cans (food and beverage)
  • Plastic food and beverage bottles including clear and colored plastic
  • Bimetal food cans

Follow these tips to set mixed aluminum/plastic at curbside:

  • Cans must be empty prior to placing them for collection.
  • Aluminum cans should be crushed.
  • Please separate this material from the paper.

The following Items will not be collected:

  • Glass of any type
  • Styrofoam
  • Pesticide or chemical containers
  • Oil cans or plastic oil containers
  • Medical waste containers (i.e., bags, syringes, hoses)
  • Aluminum furniture or siding
  • Plastic bags
  • Light bulbs
  • Co-mingled aluminum / plastic will not be collected if:
  • Products are in opaque plastic bags
  • Contains improper items or contents
  • Materials not empty or clean
  • Trash is in the recycle bin