On August 19th the Facilities Coordinator Booking Calendar went live. There are updated Policies and Procedures, along with a Release of Claims, Indemnity & Hold Harmless Agreement form that must be signed by anyone renting or booking any Town of Cummington facility. The link to the Booking Calendar (with all of the updated ...read more...
The Cummington Highway Department and Selectboard would like to inform the citizens of Cummington that the eastern part of stage Road (from Marcoux's large culvert. Access from house number 489 to 615 will be via Shaw Rd.) will be closed for a significant amount of time. The Mass DOT bridge ...read more...
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Meeting times: First and Third Tuesdays at 6:30 pm - Transfer Station Hours: Wednesdays 5:30 - 7:30 pm: Saturdays 7 - 11 am
|Term: Elected for 3 years at the Annual Town Meeting|
|Compensation: Chair - $1,000/year, Members - $500/year|
Board of Health Phone Number: 413-634-5744
For dates and pre-registration information, click here.
The Springfield Municipal Recycling Facility at: www.springfieldmrf.org
MaDEP’s Beyond the Bin at: http//recyclesearch.com/profile/ma
Beyond the Bin is for next-level searching. The directory helps Massachusetts residents find recycling and reuse outlets for household items - including old electronics, plastic bags, furniture, and textiles – that cannot be recycled with household bottles, cans and paper. Use this link:https: https://recyclesmartma.org/beyond-the-bin-search/
This link lists common items from your yard, garage, workshop, and in your home that may become old or unwanted, and need proper disposal. Click here.
1) Cover letter for Solid Waste Haulers - Click here.
2) Regulations for Refuse and Recycling Collection & Hauling - Click here.
3) HRMC 310 CMR Waste Ban Sign - Click here.
4) Permit notification for Commercial Haulers - Click here.
You asked, we answered. Top recycling questions of 2021. Click here.
The attached "Take it or Leave it shed Guidelines.pdf" is a helpful introduction to the new shed near the Transfer Station office. Submit your items at the office. Click here to see details.
Check out the 15th annual Reduce, Reuse Recycle guide (Northern Pioneer Valley), with local recycling information, news, and the "What Do I Do With...?" A to Z disposal guide: https://tinyurl.com/RRRN-2022
The attached "Safe Home - Healthy Home" flier contains hazardous waste info, including mercury in thermometers, thermostats, and rechargeable batteries. (Note: standard household alkaline batteries are not designated as hazardous and can be disposed of with regular household trash.) Click here for PDF.
-- More Details about Battery Disposal (with pictures)
This link shows various types of batteries and how to prepare them for appropriate disposal. Bring them into the Transfer Station office for more details. Click here.