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BOSTON TOWN OFFICIALS

Martin A. Ballowe  - Supervisor                           Lawrence A. Murtha  - Councilman

Jennifer A. Mulé - Town Clerk                            Jeffrey A. Genzel - Councilman

Robert J. Telaak - Highway Superintendent          Jay P. Boardway - Councilman

                                                                       Gary E. Vara - Councilman

           

HELPFUL HINTS

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

If a holiday falls Saturday-Sunday, collection will have NO CHANGE.

If a holiday falls Monday-Friday, collection will be ONE DAY LATER.

New Year's Day   Memorial Day    Independence Day    Labor Day         Thanksgiving    Christmas

TIME

Place garbage/recyclable at roadside by 6:30 a.m. (not sooner than 24 hrs. before) on your scheduled collection day.

SIZE/WEIGHT

Bags/Cans may not exceed 30-gallon capacity (70-lb. limit). Materials not in bags/cans must be tied in bundles no longer than four (4) feet in length.

ITEM LIMIT

A limit of five (5) items of acceptable refuse  and waste materials will be collected per family unit.

BULK ITEMS

One (1) item (appliance, furniture etc.) per unit per week. An item containing CFC's/FREON (refrigerator, freezer, air conditioner, etc) will be picked up.

Large bulk items may be collected the following day.

 

RECYCLING

1)   Collected same day as refuse. Place in bin.

2)   New builds Bin delivered by Refuse Company.

3)   Leave bin for new occupant when moving.

4)   If bin lost/stolen/destroyed call Town Clerk 941-6113 x0

5)   Recycle bins property of Refuse Co. use only for recycling.

6)   See below for Guide to Recycling.

        Recyclebank Bank Reward Program

ELECTRONIC RECYCLING

The Town Hall does not accept electronic recycling.

INSTEAD, Waste Management will pick up your E-Waste curbside!

Items that are acceptable:

TV, Computer, Monitor, Keyboard, Mouse, Fax Machine, Scanner, Printer, Phone, VCR and DVD Players, DVR's, IPOD, Video Games, Converter Boxes, Small Servers, etc.

Place items out on your regular garbage day, they will be picked up that week                             by an Electronic Recycling truck.

HAZARDOUS WASTE

Ex: pesticides/oil based paint contact 858-6800.

Tips for Minimizing Paint Waste & Proper Disposal

 

BRUSH PICK-UP

Starts on April 1, May 1, September 2, October 1.

More information available on website under Highway Department.

 

COMPOSTING

Easy, economical and efficient way to recycle as it reuses yard waste and enriches the soil.  Spring is perfect time to start backyard compost area.

 

 PLEASE SAVE THIS INFORMATIONAL GUIDE

  WASTE MANAGEMENT INC.   496-5000     MON-FRI   9:00 AM 4:30 PM

 BOSTON TOWN HALL  941-6113 x0   MON, WED, FRI  9:00 AM 4:00 PM

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