Why carbon pollution pricing? Carbon dioxide pollution from burning fossil fuels is the main cause of global warming. Massachusetts state law requires that we cut greenhouse gas emissions to 25 % below the 1990 level by 2020 and to at least 80% below 1990 by 2050. There are currently two bills… Read More »Why carbon pollution pricing?
If your household generally uses three (or less) 13-gallon tall-kitchen trash bags per week, then 35-gallons is your trash cart of choice. It’s a great deal and will work well for the vast majority of households. Additionally, it qualifies for a MassDEP SMART grant program. Here are some key points… Read More »Which size trash cart is right for your household?
On December 19th, 2017, the Selectmen voted on a new municipal waste contract. Your calls and emails were successful because the 35-gallon trash cart is an option. In fact, households will be able to choose 35, 65, or (gulp) 96-gallon trash carts. Each of those will be priced at an… Read More »SELECTMEN VOTE ON NEW TRASH AND RECYCLING CONTRACT