CITY OF AUGUSTA - 2021 FALL CLEAN UP
Monday, September 20th: East Side of the river - Metal and Brush
Monday, September 27th: West Side or the river - Metal and Brush
Tuesday to Friday, September 21st to 24th: Bulky Waste will be collected on you Regular Rubbish Pickup Day
Cost: First unit is free, $15 per unit for additional materials
-Participants must register prior to your scheduled collection. Clean Up services will only be provided to residents presently serviced by City curbside collection. No business waste. Items must be curbside by 7:00 A.M. Register in person at Augusta Public Works or by phone, 626-2435. This information is also located at www.augustamaine.gov. Fees for additional units must be paid prior to Public Works taking your materials. To pay for additional items please bring a check or cash to Augusta Public Works located at 55 North Street from 7:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Monday to Friday.
METAL and BRUSH
Limits for one (1) unit of METAL:
-Two (2) APPLIANCES – stoves, refrigerators, water tanks, microwaves, etc. AND
-One (1) cu. yd. loose scrap metals, metal doors, and other metal items
-No Electronics or Universal Waste which includes TV’s and or Computers
Limit for one (1) unit of BRUSH:
-Three (3) cu. Yards of BRUSH – No lot clearings or stumps. No branches larger than 3” in diameter or six (6) feet long. Branches must be of manageable size. No small twigs or brush in containers.
BULKY WASTE - FURNITURE – MATRESSES – RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS and MISC. ITEMS
Limit for one (1) unit of BULKY FURNITURE ITEMS:
-Two (2) large items such as couches, mattresses, beds, carpets, plastic toys or patio furniture, etc., OR
-Two (2) cubic yards of miscellaneous debris (i.e. residential plaster, insulation, sheetrock, linoleum, pressure treated wood, wooden items).
-Place small items in a container (container will be taken as part of the unit).
UNACCEPTABLE ITEMS: (These items will NOT be picked up)
-Televisions, Computer Monitors, Fluorescent light bulbs and any items containing mercury, tires & vehicle batteries – take directly to Hatch Hill for disposal.
-Objects that are too heavy or too difficult to reasonably handle.
-Rechargeable batteries – recycle at Public Works or Hatch Hill.
-Fuel tanks or any closed containers, materials containing liquids, asbestos or other special wastes.
-MATERIALS IN EXCESS OF THE QUANTITIES STATED ABOVE
Questions please call 626-2435 or go to www.augustamaine.gov.
Thank you, Department of Public Works