Curbiside Trash Guidelines

35 - Gallon Cart

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Guidelines for Cart Pick-up:

  • Trash must be placed in city issued 35-gallon cart for pick-up every week
  • Lid must be closed for pick-up.
  • Trash cannot be piled up over top edge of cart or on top of cart.

Yellow Overflow Bag

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Guidelines for Yellow Overflow Bags:

  • Use official Chicopee yellow overflow trash bag for excess trash not fitting in 35-gallon cart.
  • For list of stores with the bags available for purchase, click here.
  • Place overflow trash bags in one of the following areas either next to, on top of, or in a trash barrel next to the cart to protect from animals.


Important Notes



Recycling, Yard Waste, and Bulk Waste rules & collection schedules and disposal options DO NOT change in 2018.

Recycling and Yard waste still collected bi-weekly at the curb

Bulk waste items can still be brought to the landfill drop-off 161 New Lombard Rd. at NO CHARGE to Chicopee Residents
 -- Permit Required-- Call DPW at 413-594-3557


HAZARDOUS WASTE DROP-OFF DAY -- SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6TH, 2018


Will be held at the DPW located on 115 Baskin Drive, off of Fuller Road -- Call DPW IN SEPT at 413-594-3557 to Pre-register