Material Request Form

Please use this form to request recycling and composting materials.  DPW will complete your request within 10 business days.

About you
Are you a homeowner, landlord, property manager, superintendent, or condo owner?
*
*
I would like to request recycling materials.

The City provides recycling toters to residences, city buildings and non-profits. You must provide your own trash barrels, which cannot exceed 50 gallons or 50 pounds. Your request should be completed within 10 business days. Enter the quantity you are requesting in the space provided.

Approximately 44"H x 25"W x 28"D
Approximately 45"H X 26"W x 35"D We recommend 1 toter for every 4 units.
If your residence does not have a recycling toter, while supplies last. Bins will be gently used.
Size of an index card.
I would like to request composting materials.

Residences eligible for curbside food scrap collection are in the Monday collection route, get City trash service, and are single family homes or multi-family residences with up to 12 units. Enter the quantity you are requesting in the space provided. Your request should be completed within 10 business days.

How can we help you? I'd like...

Service Requests

Commonwealth Connect Promo

Cambridge citizen requests, now online & on the go! Report issues here.

FAQ's

Have a question?
Find the answer in our extensive
Frequently Asked Questions

Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139

Phone:617.349.4800
TDD:617.499.9924

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