Trash, Recycling, and Yard Waste Information

Department of Public Works

Collection Map

Milton's trash and recycle are on a 5-day collection schedule. 

Click HERE for a list of trash days by street, or click the map to view a larger collection map. 


Remember, trash, recycling, and yard waste must always be out by 7am for collection.

Image to Recycle SmartNot sure how to dispose of something? Check our searchable database, How Do I Dispose Of...? or the MassDEP Recyclopedia.

Are you moving or spring cleaning? We have created a Clean-Out Guide to help you dispose of items as you move house.  

Milton Recycling CartQuestions about your recycling or trash cart?
Click the cart or here for more information. 

Yard waste and recycling will not be accepted if set out in plastic bags. Please do not dispose of plastic bags in your recycling. You can recycle plastic bags at some local stores including Lowe’s, Target, and Wal-Mart.

Where do I RECYCLE plastic bags and wraps?

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Kathy Bowen Senior Administrative Clerk (617) 898-4974
Anna Meyer Environmental Coordinator (617) 898-4900