Curbiside Trash Guidelines


 Curbside Trash Reduction Program


35 - Gallon Cart

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Guidelines for Cart Pick-up:



  • TRASH must be placed in city issued 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.
  • Official yellow trash bags available for purchase at local stores (select link for list of stores).
  • Place overflow trash bags in one of the following areas:
  •             - next to cart
  •             - on top of cart
  •             - in trash barrel next to cart (to protect from animals)


Important Notes



Recycling, Yard Waste, and Bulk Waste rules & collection schedules and disposal options DO NOT change in 2018.

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, APRIL 28, 2018


Will be held at the DPW located on 115 Baskin Drive, off of Fuller Road -- Call DPW at 413-594-3557 to Pre-register