Beginning in July 2017, Northford and North Branford bulk pickup will no longer be weekly. Bulk pickup will only be the 2nd week of every month. THE WEEKS OF 2017:

July 10

Aug 14

Sept 11

Oct 9

Nov 13

Dec 11

Please reference the flyer sent to all residents about the proper material that can be taken. Notice of this change was also in the Totoket Times.

General Guidelines for Single-Stream Recycling:

  • All recyclable materials should be mixed loose in the blue recycling cart, no sorting or separation of recycled materials is necessary
  • Absolutely NO PLASTIC BAGS
  • Absolutely NO TRASH
  • Cardboard and Paperboard should be flattened to conserve space inside the recycling cart
  • Food and Beverage containers should be rinsed clean, a thorough washing is NOT required
  • Keep the Blue Recycling Cart lid closed to keep the recyclable materials dry
  • Shredded paper should be secured in a brown paper grocery bag

North Branford collects the following recyclable materials in the Blue Single-Stream Recycling Bin:

blueprints Aluminum Foil file folders newspaper
paper egg cartons white pastel cartons paperback books
mail paperboard boxes phonebooks bottles
jugs jars glass bottles cans
tubs metal lids Aerosol Can