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Upcoming Recycling Tours


Recycling Tour

Recycling Tours for the Fall Season

Cambridge residents and City employees are invited to tour the Casella recycling facility in Charlestown on Wednesday, October 2 (afternoon) and Thursday, November 14 (morning). No children under 16. Tours last about 2 hours and involve walking on narrow catwalks and stairs, close to heavy equipment. You must be walk at a steady pace with a group. We meet at DPW and carpool, so please let us know if can drive and how many people you can take. Email to sign up and we’ll send you more info. We also have a virtual recycling tours in the evening on Monday, September 16 at 6:15pm at Public Works, 147 Hampshire St.

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
24 Hour emergency 617.349.4860


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

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