Public Works — April 2024

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Transfer Station extended hours: The Transfer Station will be open Wednesday mornings from 8 a.m. until noon beginning Wednesday, April 10th. The extended hours will be in effect through Wednesday, May 22nd.

Shredding event: In conjunction with the Granby Lions Club, a shredding event will be held at the Granby DPW, 52 North Granby Road, on Saturday, May 18 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Household Hazardous Waste: Granby will be working with local towns to host hazardous waste collections.  The first collection will be Saturday, April 20 from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at 10 Monteith Drive, Farmington. For a list of accepted items, please check the Public Works page on the Town of Granby website The next collection will be June 8 in Simsbury.

Yard Waste: Yard waste cannot be disposed of in curbside barrels. Grass and leaves are accepted free-of-charge at the transfer station. Brush is accepted for a fee; the charge is based on the size of the load. If possible, compost yard waste on-site.

Recycling: If you have questions regarding recycling, check out the website Try the recycling wizard – a tool that allows you to ask about a specific item. If you still have questions, call Public Works 860-653-8960.

Do not bag your recycling: Plastic bags and plastic film are a major source of contamination for the recycling plant. No plastic bags should go in your bin. To see how to recycle plastic film, check out:

Cooking oil: Granby DPW accepts cooking oil from residents at 52 North Granby Road between 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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