City of Woonsocket Department of Public Works Solid Waste Division
City Hall . 169 Main Street . PO Box B . Woonsocket, RI 02895-4379 . 401-767-8880 . Fax 401-769-8712
Lisa Baldelli-Hunt Mayor Steven D’Agostino Director
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 21, 2017
Contact: Michael Debroisse, Superintendent of Solid Waste
Yard Waste Pickup Concludes for the Season
WOONSOCKET, RI: Curbside pickup of yard waste (grass clippings, small branches, weeds, etc.) will end on residents’ designated trash/recycling collection day during the week of November 27 through December 2. Curbside yard waste collection will resume in April 2018.
Residents are reminded that it is illegal to throw yard waste in the household waste collection carts (trash and/or recycle carts). Carts containing yard waste cannot be serviced.
Additionally, the yard waste drop-off site in Blackstone, MA accessed by Canal Street in North Smithfield will close for the winter season on Saturday, December 2. The site will re-open in April 2018.
Please contact the Division of Solid Waste with any further questions or concerns at (401)767-8880.