When and how is curbside recycling pickup handled?

Every other week - recyclables (glass - all colors - newspapers, magazines, junk mail, office paper, computer paper and paper board [cereal and cracker boxes], cardboard, steel and tin cans, aluminum containers, plastics Number 1 through Number 7. Everything must be in the recycling bin as nothing outside of the bin will be collected.  Styrofoam, packing peanuts, plastic bags and films are not recyclable curbside. Recycling will be collected on the same day as the trash collection every other week. Please view the street listing to determine your recycling week. http://townofmerrimac.com/269/Recycling-Street-List Place recycling and trash curbside before 7 a.m. on your pickup day. Trash collection is weekly and recycling is every other week.  For curbside recycling schedule and information http://townofmerrimac.com/268/Recycling

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1. When will trash be picked up?
2. Who do I call if my trash and/or recycling is missed?
3. How do I dispose of household hazardous waste?
4. How do I dispose of Mercury?
5. Where can I drop off leaves or brush?
6. How do I dispose of a Christmas tree?
7. When and how is curbside recycling pickup handled?
8. What happens if there is inclement weather?
9. How do I recycle computers and televisions?
10. Does the town offer curbside leaf collection?
11. Where do I find information about the yard waste site?
12. How do I dispose of Household Appliances?
13. What is a bulk item?
14. How many bulk items can I put out?
15. Where can I get a recycling bin?
16. Will my trash be delayed on a holiday week?
17. What do I do if I receive a defective trash bag?