WHAT TO THROW AWAY?
Trash Collection Rules and Guidelines
All regular household trash should be bagged only in the City-approved trash bags before being placed out for collection. Items not in city-approved bags will NOT be collected or accepted. No exceptions will be made.
Do not place the following items in the city-approved 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 more information, please see the Refuse Collection Rules and Guidelines
Certain items such as hazardous waste, medications, mattresses, furniture, chemicals, construction materials, etc. cannot be disposed of in the regular trash or through curbside recycling. For information on how to dispose of these items, click here.
For more information, please contact Waterville Public Works
Office Hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 4:00pm.
City of Waterville
Department of Public Works
6 Wentworth Court
Waterville, ME 04901