Upcoming Holiday Events: Tree and Menorah Lighting Saturday Dec. 4th  »

Holiday Tree and  Mehorah Lighting,
Saturday Dec. 4th 4:30pm on Blake St
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The Fire Department's "Toys for Tots" Collection is Underway Thru December 7, 2021 »

The Northborough Fire Department will be collecting toys
November 20th through December 7th from 9:00 am-6:00 pm

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Community Affairs Committee Vacancy »

Wanted: new member of Community Affairs Committee!!!
Love to plan and create new events for the community?  Apply...

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Property Tax Relief Programs for FY2022 »

Senior, Veteran, Blind and others
Contact the Assessor's Office

Upcoming Events

December 1, 2021 - 6:30pm
December 2, 2021 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
December 2, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
December 2, 2021 - 7:00pm

Trash and Recycling Information

November 2021 Trash and Recycling Calendar

Trash is picked up each week, recycling is collected every other week.
Click on the street list to determine which day your trash is picked up and which week (A or B) your recycling will be collected.

Please make sure items are at the curb by 7am and use good judgement and keep in mind the drivers have approximately 1,000 stops each day.

Regional Recycling Center in Shrewsbury
The Dumpster Divers Regional Recycling Center
3-A Industrial Dr. (off Rt. 9) Shrewsbury, MA

  • Open on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month 8am - 12pm
  • Electronics, appliances, scrap metal, furniture - for a complete list of items, click here
  • Pay cash, credit or debit for the items dropped off
  • Please be prepared to unload your own vehicle
  • For additional info please visit

Free Metal and Appliance Recycling Marlborough
Veron Company Marlborough
112 Forest St. Marlborough
For additional info please visit: www.theveroncompany 

Plastic Bag Notice

  • Recyclables should be placed loose in a container - not in plastic bags
  • Please do not discard plastic bags/film in your recycle bin, for more information, click here

Upcoming Events

  • No Upcoming Events Currently Listed

The Town’s Pay as You Throw (PAYT) curbside collection service remains in full operation 

  • Bulk Item Labels:  Residents may purchase a $10 bulk item label to dispose of large burnable items, such as a couch or mattress.  Please refer to the Trash & Recycling Calendar/Information Sheet for additional information.  Rocky’s Ace Hardware, 261 West Main Street, and Helen’s Variety Store, 292 Main Street, are the only retailers currently selling the bulk item labels.  
  • Home Delivery of PAYT Bags - Please note both Wegmans in Northborough and Roche Bros. in Westborough  will deliver the Town of Northborough trash bags with your grocery order placed online. 
  • Town of Northborough PAYT trash bags are also sold at:

Hannaford’s, Route 20, Marlborough
Helen’s Variety, 292 Main Street
Richdale Convenience, 5 West Main Street
Honey Farms 369 West Main Street
Roche Bros., Bay State Commons, Westborough
Rocky’s, Ace Hardware, 261 West Main Street
Stop & Shop, 32 Lyman Street, Westborough
Wegman’s, 9102 Shops Way


If you have a question regarding trash and / or recycling collection when the Town Hall is closed, please call Republic Services: (508) 832-9001.