Trash holiday: Monday, Sept. 3, Labor Day is a holiday for Paine’s Inc. All trash pickups will be delayed by one day the week after the holiday.
Transfer Station extended hours: The Transfer Station will be open Wednesday mornings from 8 a.m. until noon beginning Wednesday, Sept. 12. The extended hours will be in effect through Wednesday, Nov. 14.
Shred-It event: A paper shredding event will be held at 52 North Granby Road from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 29. Proof of Granby residency is required. Documents are shredded on-site. Plastic bags cannot go into the shredder. Please bring items in paper bags or in containers which can be emptied into the barrels.
RecycleCT—check it out: Do you have questions about what can and cannot go in your recycling bin? If so, there is a great resource to help. Recycle CT is a website designed to answer your questions. Sign on and try out the recycling wizard. Simply type in the name of an item and you will be directed on how to dispose of it properly. You can find it at recyclect.com
Yard Waste: Please be aware that yard waste should not be placed in your trash or recycling barrels. Yard waste has been banned from curbside trash barrels since 1998. Grass, leaves and brush should either be composted on site or brought to the Granby Transfer Station.
Hazardous Waste: the next hazardous waste collection will be Saturday, Nov. 3.