Trash, Recycling & Hazardous Waste
Click here for 2015 Recycling/Trash Information card
If you wish not to receive the Yellow Pages
telephone books you can go to
Trash & Recycling Hotline
For up to date announcements please call
Collections will be the following dates: January 24, April 11, July 11 and
October 3. Tires will be acceptable on October 4 only (size based
Hazardous Waste/Recycling Committee minutes
Change for helium tanks and size-based charge for propane tanks.
one pound propane tanks - $1.00
5, 10, 15 pound propane tanks - $1.00
20 pound propane tanks - $1.00
30, 40 and 60 pound propane tanks $1.00
100 pounds and over propane tanks - $10.00
Helium Tanks - $5.00
Fire Extinguishers - NOT ACCEPTABLE
Important Trash Pick-up Information
- Place trash and recycling curbside the night before
your scheduled pick up day or before 6:00 AM the day of
your scheduled pick up. Please be sure to position your toters so that
the handle and wheels face away from the road.
- Scrap metal pick up is twice a year, in
April 13-17, 2015 and November 2-6, 2015 on your normal trash day.
- Curbside leaf pick up is only ONE week,
April 27-May 1 & November 23 - December 4, 2015 on your normal
trash day. Leaves must be in
biodegradable paper bags.
- The leaf drop-off center adjacent to the Public Works
facility is open on Saturdays in the spring and fall 9:00 AM -
3:00 PM. April 4, April 11, April 18 and
April 25 and October 17, October 24, October 31, November 7, November 14 and November
- The following are trash holidays and no trash or
recycling will be picked up. Your pick-up will be delayed one day: If
a holiday is on the weekend there is no change to the weekly pickup
schedule. If a holiday falls on a Friday, only Friday trash pickup will
be delayed a day. If a holiday is on a Monday then your trash pickup is
delayed a day.
- New Year's Day
- Memorial Day
- Fourth of July
- Labor Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Electronic Waste Collection: e.g. TV's, CD/DVD Players,
VCR's, computers, monitors,
printers) - North Branford Recycling Center 9:00 - 12:00 noon. January
24, April 11,
July 11 and October 3. Tires on October 3 only (size-based fee
- Clean motor oil can be brought to the Public Works
facility during normal business hours.
- Christmas Tree pick-up for two weeks in January,
January 4-15, 2016 on your normal trash day.
Hazardous Waste / Recycling Committee
Town of North Branford
909 Foxon Road
North Branford CT 06471
Current members are: Deborah Anderson, Mary Bigelow, Elizabeth
Boissard, Nancy Cianciulli, Donna Cordone, Art Feldman, Debra
Ferraro, Mike Martin, Hank Petroskey, Thomas Scelfo. Ex-officio members,
Francis Merola, Director of Public Works and Michael Pascucilla, Director
of Public Health, Michelle Knockwood, Liaison/Town Purchasing Assistant.
Volunteer at the Leaf Drop-off Center
Thank You Volunteers!