This page lists documents pertaining to trash, organics, recycling and yard waste disposal information.

If you are experiencing any issues with your trash, recycling or compost call Casella direct at 978-548-4427.

Please note: If there is a holiday during the week, trash will be delayed one day. 

Curbside leaf pick up days are Saturday, November 18, 2017 and Saturday, December 09, 2017. Please have leaves in brown leaf bags curbside by 7:00 a.m.

Trash, Organics and Recycling Calendar 2017

Town of Hamilton Pick-Up Street Schedule

Trash, Organics and Recycling Report 2011-2017

Alternatives for E-Waste 

E-Waste day is the 3rd Saturday of the month (date subject to change) in the DPW Yard behind Town Hall 8:00 a.m. to Noon (winter weather permitting)         Checks Only    dpwEwastefee

Blue bags (for excess trash) can be purchased at Crosby’s, Aubuchon Hardware, Cumberland Farms and Hamilton Convenience.

  • 33 gallon bag $2.50 per bag sleeve of 5 for $12.50
  • 15 gallon bag $1.50 per bag sleeve of 5 for $7.50

What do I do with…

Recycling Information

Organic Waste Program


Brush Drop Off Information

Hamilton Brush/Yard Waste Drop-off at Landfill
The Landfill on Chebacco Road is open on the last Wednesday of the month between April and October from 7:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. to accept branches, brush, grass clippings from residents only (no commercial contractors).

Accepted Items:
Brush and branches up to 5 inches in diameter, lawn clippings, mulch or compost materials. Materials must be separated and thrown into different piles at the landfill.


The landfill is open to all non-commercial Hamilton residents. Proof of residency will be required by showing a valid drivers license to the attendant.

The landfill is NOT open while there is snow on the ground.


Household Hazardous Waste

Household Hazardous Waste Day will be Saturday, October 28, 2017. 

What if I am moving and can not wait for the next drop-off collection date? What are my options?
For a fee, Clean Harbors Inc., will dispose of your hazardous materials at there Braintree Plant, 1 Hill Ave, Braintree, MA (Drop-off Only).


What do I do if I have a bulky item?

You may dispose of one bulky item per week with your regular trash disposal. Acceptable bulky items include a couch, sofa, chair, mattress, box spring, non metal furniture, or non pressure treated wood or carpet. Wood and or carpet must be cut to less than 3 foot lengths be tied as a bundle and cannot weigh more than 50 lbs.

You may also engage a private hauler, contact the Georgetown Transfer Station (Mello) at (978) 352-9948 to determine which items they accept for disposal.


Frequently Asked Questions

You can find out when the next trash pickup is by referring to the schedule here.