Recycling Committee


The Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) was established in the City's Mandatory Recycling Ordinance, Section 8.24.070-G passed in March 1991. The RAC provides advice, assistance and recommendations regarding the City's recycling, toxics reduction and waste prevention programs as well as the implementation of strategies to meet the goals in the City's Climate Protection Plan and the Massachusetts Solid Waste Master Plan.

  • Meetings
    Check City calendar for exact dates and times. Typically held the second Wednesday of each month, except July and August. Usually at 8am in the Ackerman room in City Hall, 2nd floor.

    All meetings are open to the public. If you are planning to attend an upcoming meeting and have not attended one in the past, please inform Ms. Randi Mail, Recycling Director

  • Minutes
    20162015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 20092008, 2007 and Documents.

  • Current members
    Keith Cialino 
    Debby Galef 
    Rob Gogan 
    Debby Knight 
    Susy Jones
    Janet Mosley 
    Laura Nichols 
    Meera Singh 
    Joanna Vanden 
    Mary Verhage

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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