Hatch Hill Landfill

Solid Waste Disposal manages the Hatch Hill Solid Waste Disposal Facility that serves Augusta and eight surrounding communities with its landfill, transfer station and recycling program. Hatch Hill is located on Route 105 (So. Belfast Ave.) and is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 207-626-2440.  Permits for use of the facility are available at Hatch Hill or the City Center in the Bureau of Treasury and Tax Collector.

    Hatch Hill Solid Waste and Recycling Facility - Special Holiday Hours       
                                December 2018 to January 2019 

In observance of the upcoming holidays, the operating hours at Hatch Hill are as follows: 

Christmas and New Year’s holiday weeks

Monday, December 24  - Christmas Eve                                8:00 a. m. to 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday, December 25  -  Christmas Day                                          Closed

Wednesday, December 26 to Saturday, December 29           8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Monday, December 31, 2018 New Year’s Eve                      8:00 a. m. to 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019  -  New Year’s Day                                   Closed

Wednesday, January 2 to Saturday, January 5                       8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Please click here for Hatch Hill Holiday Schedule

Follow the Hatch Hill Methane Project - click here

Single Source Recycling Program

Here is the program in a nutshell....

    • There are now four large single stream recycling containers located in Augusta.

    Single sort containers are located at the following locations for Augusta residents:

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    • Public Works - 55 North Street - open Monday-Friday 7am to 4pm (no charge)
    • City Center - 16 Cony Street (in back parking lot), open 24 hours a day/7 days a week (no charge)
    • NEW Location: Auguta Police Deprtment- 33 Union Street (location is the parking lot to the left of the Police Station), open 24 hours a day/7 days a week (no charge)
    • Hatch Hill Landfill - 112 Hatch Hill Road - open Tuesday - Saturday 8am to 4pm - Augusta and contracting communities (no charge)
    • People are encouraged to use their own reusable containers to store their recyclables. A new recycling bin will not be provided.
    • Ecomaine has provided informational material for us to hand out (including the do’s and don’ts for what can be recycled through their program and what cannot) and information is also located on the City’s web page and various city FB and Twitter sites.
    • Communities that use Hatch Hill for their solid waste disposal will have access to the container at Hatch Hill.
Freecycle Augusta Web Link
Please click here for more information in regards to this website/program
Unwanted Medications - Proper Disposal

This information has been supplied by The Prevention Center at Maine General Medical Center. Information for upcoming events will be updated as they become available.

The attached document  (click the "Unwanted Medications - Proper Disposal" title above) tells you how to properly dispose of your unwanted medications.  There are also 2 video links below which may be of interest:

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