2017 DPW Cart Kick-Off

Starting May 1, 2017
Curbside Trash Reduction Program


35 - Gallon Cart

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Guidelines for Cart Pick-up:



  • Starting May 1st, TRASH must be placed in 35-gallon cart for pick-up every week.
  • Lid must be closed for pick-up.
  • Trash cannot be piled up over top edge of cart or on top of cart.

Yellow Overflow Bag

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Guidelines for Yellow Overflow Bags:



  • Use official Chicopee yellow overflow trash bag for excess trash not fitting in 35-gallon cart.
  • Place overflow trash bag next to cart for weekly pick-up.
  • Official yellow trash bags available for purchase at local stores on or about April 20, 2017.


Important Notes



Recycling, Yard Waste, and Bulk Waste rules & collection schedules and disposal options DO NOT change in 2017.

Recycling and Yard waste still collected bi-weekly at the curb

Bulk waste items can still be brought to the landfill drop-off 161 New Lombard Rd. at NO CHARGE to Chicopee Residents
 -- Permit Required-- Call DPW at 413-594-3557


HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP-OFF DAY -- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017


Will be held at the DPW located on 115 Baskin Drive, off of Fuller Road -- Pre-register in September