Somerville Hazardous Waste Collection Resumes Saturday, April 1, 2023

SOMERVILLE – Mayor Katjana Ballantyne and the Somerville Department of Public Works (DPW) wish to remind residents that beginning Saturday, April 1, Somerville residents can once again drop off household hazardous waste at the DPW yard on designated days. Drop offs are accepted on the first Saturday of each month, April through November, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the DPW yard (1 Franey Rd.).

Accepted materials include motor oil, aerosol paint, household cleaning chemicals, rechargeable batteries, and more. Proof of residence such as a driver’s license or utility bill is required. Waste materials should be placed in sturdy boxes and not in loose or plastic bags.

Residents can learn more about other accepted items by visiting or calling 311 (617-666-3311).

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