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Trash Collection Rules and Guidelines
All regular household trash should be bagged only in the official Town-approved PAYT trash bags before being placed out for collection. Items not in town-approved bags will NOT be collected or accepted. No exceptions will be made.
Please put your curbside materials in appropriate containers (trash, recycling, and compostables)
Do not place the following items in the town-approved PAYT bags:
Recyclable plastic, glass, or metal
Dirt, sod, concrete, or rock
Household hazardous waste
Hot ashes or flammable materials such as oil, gas, or paint
For detailed information, please see the Town of Brattleboro’s Trash, Recycling and Compost webpage where documents, such as the Guide to Trash, Recycling, Compost and PAYT are available.
For more information about recycling, hazardous waste, and composting, you may also visit the Windham Solid Waste Management District’s website.
Please Note: Trash and recycling are NOT picked up on the following holidays: Pick up for these Holiday’s are delayed by one day.
New Year’s Day
4th of July
For more information, please contact the Town of Brattleboro
You may also contact the Windham Solid Waste Management District for additional information or call 802-257-0272.
Windham Solid Waste Management
327 Old Ferry Rd.
Hours are 8:00am-3:30pm, Monday-Friday.
Town of Brattleboro
230 Main Street