Trash Pickup and Recycling

The Department of Public Works located at 111 Peirce St. oversees the trash collections for the Town. Please call 401-886-8620 or 886-8621 with any questions. The Town would like to thank you for your continued cooperation and support for recycling which helps to reduce our waste disposal costs.

  • Transfer Station: Hours - Saturday 8am - 4 pm - Services
  • Shredded Paper NO LONGER accepted in recycling - please see details!
  • Weekly Trash Pickup Schedule by Street 
    2017 Street Pickup Schedule
  • Collection Calendar: 
        2017 Curbside Pickup Calendar
  • A-Z List:  What goes where? Recycling A-Z List
  • Appliances/Metals: Curbside appliance pickup will be provided one day a month by appointment only. The Town accepts Freon items including refrigerators and air conditioners in addition to other household appliances and metals. Residents must call 401-886-8620 or 886-8621 to schedule their pickup.
  • Bulky Pickup - Free pickup curbside for bulky items, such as furniture, carpet, etc. limit one item per week.  Place next to trash barrel OR drop off at the Transfer Station. 
  • E-Waste: Please call our office for e-waste disposal instructions. 401-886-8620
  • RI Resource Recovery 
  • RIRRC Monthly Recycling Newsletter 
  • RIRRC Eco Depot Schedule



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