Hartwell Road Paving

Town of Bedford, MA 10 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

DPW Fall Recycling Event

Department of Public Works 314 The Great Road, Bedford, MA

Unwanted metal items went into a front-end loader for transfer into the dumpster that carried them away - Image (c) JMcCT, 2016 all rights reserved The Department of Public Works will host its Fall Recycling Event on Saturday, October 20 from 9 a.m. to noon at 314 Great Road. The event is open to all Bedford residents. Electronic waste, scrap metal, and rigid plastics will be collected at this event. There will also be on-site shredding with a limit of 5 file boxes per car per trip. Residents can also bring fluorescent lamps, rechargeable batteries (e.g. NiCd, NiMH, Lithium, etc.)


DPW Recycling Day

Department of Public Works 314 The Great Road, Bedford, MA

Spring Curbside Yard Waste Collection ~ April 19 ~ ONLY

Town of Bedford, MA 10 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

Screen grab via Google Curbside Yard Waste should be collected by Republic Services on Tuesday, April 19. Residents should place all material in paper bags or in open barrels (clearly marked “yard waste”) at the curb by Monday evening, 4/18. Acceptable material includes: Leaf litter, pine needles & yard trimmings Weed and tree material (up to 1” diameter)  

Earth Day Composting Fair at Bedford Library

Bedford Free Public Library 7 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

Join us for an Earth Day Community Composting Fair on April 23rd. Bedford Library, Front Lawn                The Earth Day Fair will feature: Live demonstrations of home composting methods  Fun activities for kids! Build your own small composter  See composting worms up close – you can bring some home! Photo-op with a Giant Worm A free kitchen countertop composting container to anyone who buys a backyard compost bin from Bedford’s DPW or buy a countertop container for $7 Sign up for Black Earth Compost curbside pickup  Tips to reduce trash and prevent recycling from being incinerated Ways neighbors can work together


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