Overflow Trash & Special Item Pickup
Bulk Waste and White Goods
Need to dispose of a household item? Please call Waste Management at (800) 972-4545, to schedule a curbside pickup of any bulk or white good item. Fees vary by item, and will be charged when you schedule the pickup with Waste Management.
What is the difference between a Bulk Item and a White Good Item?
Bulk items are furniture items, mattresses, box springs, mirrors, rugs etc. Nothing with a plug!
White Goods are items such as washers, dryers, small compact metal items, refrigerators, televisions, or computers.
Household Bulk Item Collection Event- Weeks of March 23 and October 17, 2020 on your regular collection day. We will hold 2 Free Bulk Item Collection Events during 2020, the week of March 23rd and the week of October 17th, 2020. Residents can place one bulk item at their curbside for pickup free of charge. Pickup will be on your regular scheduled trash day. This is for bulk items only, NO appliances, TVs, computers, monitors (nothing with a plug), metal items, construction, hazardous or yard waste. Think of a wooden piece of furniture; mattress or a box spring; large plastic item such as a kayak or children's play toy. See here for more information.
Westwood residents are provided one 65-gallon trash cart for weekly trash pickup.
- All trash must fit inside the cart so that the lid is fully closed.
- No material may be sticking out of the cart.
- Items outside of the cart will not be collected unless in the approved overflow bags. Nothing can be placed on top of your carts.
Over Flow Bags
Overflow bags are available for purchase at Roche Bros. (Route 1A), Walgreen’s (on High Street only) Westwood Town Hall-Town Clerk's Office and at the DPW Office (50 Carby Street), during regular business hours. Overflow Bags are sold in rolls of 5 for $10 and each bag holds 33 gallons of trash. These are needed only for extra trash that will not fit inside your cart.
ALL MISSED PICK UPS MUST BE REPORTED TO THE DPW WITHIN 24 HOURS AFTER THE SCHEDULED SERVICE DAY: 781-251-2587 or firstname.lastname@example.org