Recycling Request Form

Please use this form for requests related to recycling toters, bins, stickers, brochures and posters. DPW will complete your request within 10 business days.

About you
Are you a homeowner, landlord, property manager, superintendent, or condo owner?
My building has a

I would like to request a recycling toter, bin, sticker or magnet

The City provides recycling toters to residences, city buildings and houses of worship. You must provide your own trash barrels, which cannot exceed 50 gallons or 50 pounds. Your request should be completed within 10 business days.
The recycling truck can take broken recycling bins. Please place upside down at the curb by 7am on collection day.

44"H x 25"W x 28"D Please enter the number of small toters you are requesting.
45"H X 26"W x 35"D Please enter the number of large toters you are requesting. We recommend 1 toter for every 4 units.
If your residence does not have a recycling toter, while supplies last.
Size of an index card. For buildings with 6 or more units.
I have a broken recycling toter

We may be able fix your toter if there is a problem with the grab bar, wheels or lid. Please include the serial number, in white, on the side.

Problem with toter

If the body is cracked, please include the serial number. Place the broken toter upside down at the curb for the recycling truck on your regular collection day.
I would like to request recycling brochures or posters

Please enter the number of items you are requesting.

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Recycling Center Hours
Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

Ms. Randi Mail
Director of Recycling