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DPW Main Switchboard
Tel: 617.349.4800
Fax: 617.349.4868
Info: General Recycling / Trash Questions, Large Item Pickup

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John Fitzgerald
Environmental Services Manager
Tel: 617.349.4849
Info: Trash Collection, Street Cleaning

Michael Orr
Recycling Director
Tel: 617.349.4815
Info: Businesses, Go Green Awards, Composting, Media/Reporters, Recycling Advisory Committee, Municipalities, Volunteers

Meryl Brott
Recycling Program Manager
Tel: 617.349.4836
Info: Multi-Family Buildings, Schools, Order a Recycling Toter, City Buildings, Christmas Trees

Deb Albenberg
Waste Reduction Program Manager
Tel: 617.349.4866
Info: Curbside Food Scraps Pickup (Compost), Bring Your Own Bag Ordinance

Paulie Kelsey
Operations Assistant
Tel: 617.349.4876
Info: Recycling Center, Festivals, Public Area Recycling

Tom Riordan
Compliance Officer
Tel: 617.349.4843
Info: Ordinance, Violations, Evening Inspections

MaryAnn Wojakowski
Sanitation Inspector
Tel: 617.349.4816
Info: Ordinance, Violations, Daytime Inspections

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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