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City of Boston services may be impacted by a global technology service outage. We encourage residents to call ahead before attempting to access services at municipal buildings. We will provide additional updates as they become available.
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Trash and Recycling

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Learn about the free services Public Works provides, find your weekly collection schedule, check out our zero waste programs, and more!

Download the Trash Day App

Never miss yard waste collection again.

With our free Trash Day app you can view a calendar for your home's collection dates, set reminders, and get notifications of schedule changes. You can also search a directory of hundreds of household items to find out the right way to dispose of them.

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For missed trash pickup, or other trash related requests please contact 311
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