ATTENTION: Curbside Collection 2024 News

Trash TruckA special meeting of the Southbridge Town Council was held on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 to set the rate for the new Curbside Trash and Recycling program.  (PowerPoint presentation)


The Curbside Trash and Recycling program will be changing in the next 3 months.

 

HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

  • Beginning April 1, 2024 each property owner receiving curbside trash and recycling collection will be billed $115.00 per unit, on a quarterly basis.  
    1. Included in that service is weekly curbside trash collection and bi-weekly recycling collection as well as curbside leaf and yard waste collection (12 weeks a year; 6 weeks in the spring and 6 weeks in the fall; drop-off leaf and yard waste (33 weeks a year) and Hazardous Collection events (additional fees may apply.)
    2. If you’re currently receiving trash and recycling services, you’re already enrolled!
  • Trash will continue to be collected every week on your designated trash day.   
  • Your recycling collection week may change. Stay tuned for more information.
  • You will use the same trash and recycling containers.  Each unit is restricted to 1 – 64-gallon container for trash.  Each unit is un-restricted on the number of recycling containers (property owner pays for additional recycling containers.)
  • Bulk and used mattress/box collection will continue to be offered.   Appointments will be scheduled directly with Casella at 1-800-Casella. (Bulk Fee Schedule effective April 1st)
  • You have the right to “opt-out” of the program.  Stay tuned for information on the “opt-out” feature.
  • Watch the mail for specific details about the updated Solid Waste program!

        Please stay tuned for additional information as we move closer.