Bulk Waste Disposal

Numbered Bays at Residential Drop Off Center for Bulk Waste Items

With an appointment, residents may drop off bulk waste items for nominal fees at the following times:

  • Wednesday appointments: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Saturday appointments: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

You can schedule an appointment online via the button below or call 508-929-1300. Payment is accepted by check or exact cash only - no change is available on-site. Proof of residency is required. Commercial vehicles are not permitted.

Bulk Waste Drop-Off Appointment

How to Participate

Find the bulk item(s) you wish to dispose of from the items below. This list does not include all of the items we can accept. If you don't find the item you have, please call DPW&P Customer Service at 508-929-1300.

  • Air Conditioner (portable)
    $12.00
    Dehumidifier
    $12.00
    Dishwasher
    $5.00
    Dryer
    $7.00
    Freezer
    $12.00
    Hot Water Heater
    $7.00
    Microwave Oven
    $10.00
    Refrigerator
    $12.00
    Stove/Oven
    $7.00
    Trash Compactor
    $5.00
    Wash Machine
    $7.00
  • Bathroom Vanity (no sink)
    $5.00
    Box Spring (any size)
    $7.00
    Bureau
    $7.00
    Chair (stuffed, not recliner)
    $5.00
    Chair (wood, ex: kitchen)
    $3.00
    Counter Top (8 ft. length)
    $5.00
    Desk (wood)
    $7.00
    Door (wood)
    $3.00
    Garage Door (wood)
    $5.00
    Hutch
    $10.00
    Mattress (any size)
    $7.00
    Picnic Table
    $7.00
    Plastic Lawn Chair
    $3.00
    Plastic Lawn Table
    $5.00
    Recliner
    $7.00
    Rug (16'x16' or less, rolled & tied)
    $5.00
    Sink (porcelain)
    $5.00
    Sofa (regular, sleeper or loveseat)
    $10.00
    Table (wood)
    $5.00
    Toilet
    $5.00
    Tub (fiberglass)
    $5.00
  • Computer CPU/Printer
    $5.00
    Computer Monitor
    $5.00
    Television - 25" and Under
    $5.00
    Television - Over 25" and Console (any size)
    $10.00
  • Unbroken, Used Fluorescent Tubes & Compact Fluorescent Bulbs
    FREE OF CHARGE
  • 55-Gallon Drums (open both ends, no residue)
    $5.00
    Aluminum Siding
    Cu. Yd. Price*
    Barbecue Grill (tank is extra)
    $3.00
    Bicycle
    $3.00
    Car Bodies & Parts
    Cu. Yd. Price*
    Chair (kitchen, dining room)
    $3.00
    Desk (metal)
    $5.00
    Door (steel)
    $3.00
    Door (storm)
    $3.00
    Fan
    $3.00
    Ferrous Bed Frame & Headboard
    $3.00
    File Cabinet (2 or 4 drawer)
    $3.00
    Fire Extinguisher
    $10.00
    Garage Door (metal)
    $5.00
    Helium Tank
    $5.00
    Lawn Chair (metal, no webbing)
    $3.00
    Lawn Mower (not riding, no gas or oil)
    $5.00
    Lawn Mower (riding, no gas, oil or tires)
    $10.00
    Lawn Spreader
    $3.00
    Oil Tank (open both ends, no residue)
    $7.00
    Pickup Caps (no wood or fiberglass)
    $5.00
    Propane Tank (20lb only)
    $3.00
    Radiator, House
    $3.00
    Roof Rack
    $3.00
    Shed (metal, dismantled)
    $5.00
    Shovel
    $3.00
    Sink (metal)
    $3.00
    Snow Blower (not riding, no gas or oil)
    $5.00
    Steel Shelving
    $3.00
    Swing Set (no concrete, must be dismantled)
    $5.00
    Table (metal)
    $3.00
    Table Saw, Drill Press
    $5.00
    Tillers (no gas or oil)
    $5.00
    Tool Box (small)
    $3.00
    Trash Can (metal)
    $3.00
    Tub (cast iron or steel)
    $5.00
    Typewriter
    $3.00
    Utility Cabinet
    $3.00
    Wheel Rim
    $3.00
    Wheelbarrows (no wood or tires)
    $3.00
    Windows (metal, storm)
    $3.00
    *Cubic Yard of Metal (minimum price)
    $5.00
  • Tire - Car (with or without rim)
    $3.00
    Tire - Truck (max. 22", with or without rim)
    $5.00
    Tire Over 22"
    Not Accepted
    Battery (auto, pick-up truck)
    $3.00

Curbside Bulk Waste Pick-Up

If residents are unable to transport bulk waste items to the Residential Drop-Off Center, they may contact Casella Waste Systems, Inc. for curbside bulk waste pick up (fees apply). Residents may also contact a different licensed hauler for this service (rates vary).

Casella Waste Management of Massachusetts, Inc.

  • There is a per-item fee for curbside bulk waste pick-up.
  • The City's recycling contractor, Casella Waste Management of Massachusetts, Inc., is the curbside bulk waste collector.
  • The City has obtained preferred rates from Casella for bulk waste pick-up. Residents must contact Casella directly by calling 508-832-2349.
  • Residents can have an unlimited number of items collected per appointment.
  • Residents must pay for bulk collection when the appointment is made. Payment can be by credit card (VISA, MasterCard and AMEX) or money order.
  • Worcester Resident:
    Burnables (couch, mattress, furniture, rug, car tires, etc.)
    $27.09 + $21.85 each additional piece
    CRT's (TV's, computer monitor, etc.)
    $46.99
    Metals-Other (lawn mower, washing machine, stove, etc.)
    $27.09
    Sectional Sofa/Couch
    $25.53/piece
    Sectional Sofa/Couch With Sleeper
    $49.58 + $25.53 each additional piece
    Sleeper Sofa
    $49.58
    White Goods-Freon (refrigerator, a/c, dehumidifier, etc.)
    $40.12
  • The per item fee is not refundable without a 24-hour notice for cancellation.
  • Bulk items must be on the curb by 7 a.m. on your scheduled collection day.

Contact Information

Residential Drop-Off Center
1065 Millbury Street
Worcester, MA 01607

Accessible via WRTA Bus Line. View Schedules

Open April - November
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Phone: 508-929-1300

Worcester Residents Only!

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