Town of Wendell, Massachusetts

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Home Town Government Town Departments WRATS WRATS Food and Paper Waste Compost Program

WRATS Food and Paper Waste Compost Program

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For full details on this new WRATS program, download the letter from Franklin County Solid Waste Management District.

 

Wendell Recycling and Transfer Station (WRATS)

Location: 341 New Salem Road

Hours of Operation:

Tuesdays:
12pm-6pm (Winter)
12pm-7pm (Summer)
Saturdays:
7:30am-3:30 pm

Gate closes to entering vehicles 10 minutes before closing both days.

Staff:

Alex Lankowski, Sup..
978-544-7287978-544-7287
Matt Bordeaux

It should be noted that if there is ever a problem with the roads or WRATS it is the Road Commission that should be contacted first.


Household Hazardous Waste Collection

As a resident of Wendell you have access to at least six Household Hazardous Waste collection events each year:

Items That Require A Special Fee

Household trash:

  • WRATS yellow bag - $1.50

  • Non-WRATS bag - $3.00

  • Contractors Bag - $5.00

Open Top Bulky Waste:

  • Construction debris: $2.00 per cu ft

Electronics:

  • TVs 0-19" - $5.00

  • TVs 19-25" - $10.00

  • TVs 25" and up - $15.00

  • Computers (4 Pieces) $10.00

  • Lap tops - $5.00

Freon Items:

  • Refrigerators ( doors removed) $20.00

  • Air Conditioners $20.00

  • Dehumidifiers $20.00

  • Water coolers $20.00

Tires Starting @ $4.00 up to 16.5"

Mattresses & Box springs (all sizes) $25.00

Furniture:

  • Upholstered furniture $20.00

  • Wood furniture: - Varies on size - Couch $20.00 with bed $30.00

Carpets:

  • 10 X 10 $10.00

  • 12 X 20 $30.00 varies by size

Appliances If all metal into the metal bin - no charge

Sinks:

  • Small $5.00

  • Large $10.00

Toilets $5.00

Lp gas tanks:

  • 1lb $1.00

  • 20 LB $5.00

  • 100 LB $15.00

Coming Events

AA Open Meeting
Sat Feb 24 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Feb 25 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Feb 25 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Board of Health
Mon Feb 26 @07:00PM -
Special Town Meeting
Tue Feb 27 @08:00PM -
Dog License
Wed Feb 28 @06:00PM - 09:00PM
The Wendell Full Moon Coffeehouse: Viva Quetzal
Sat Mar 03 @07:00PM - 11:00PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon Mar 05 @08:00PM -
Road Commissioners
Tue Mar 06 @06:30PM -
Assessors Meeting
Wed Mar 07 @06:30PM -

Old Home Day

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