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TRASH COLLECTION ON SCHEDULE - JULY 4th Holiday 2020

posted by Leona Oceania

There will be no change to the trash collection schedule for the July 4th holiday!

Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400.

Happy 4th! 

TRASH COLLECTION ON SCHEDULE - MEMORIAL DAY WEEK

posted May 27, 2020, 8:37 AM by Leona Oceania

Trash collection will remain ON SCHEDULE for the week of 5.25.20 - 5.29.20.

Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400.

ALTERED HOURS FOR OVERFLOW HOUSEHOLD TRASH DUMPSTER: EFFECTIVE 5.3.20

posted May 27, 2020, 8:34 AM by Leona Oceania

Due to reduced staffing, the Household Overflow Trash dumpster located at the Public Works facility (20 Washington Avenue, Scarborough) will only be open Monday - Thursday from 8 am - 3:30 pm. Due to COVID-19 THERE IS CURRENTLY NO REQUIREMENT TO SIGN IN.

Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400.

NO COST YARD DEBRIS DISPOSAL (Leaves & Lawn Clippings)

posted Apr 21, 2020, 8:15 PM by Leona Oceania   [ updated May 6, 2020, 12:48 PM ]

Effective Thursday, April 23rd Scarborough residents may dispose of their lawn clippings and leaves at the Casella Transfer Station at NO CHARGE.

For a list of all other items accepted at this location (fees apply), please visit: https://www.casella.com/locations/westbrook-me-transfer

The Casella Transfer Station is located at 594 County Road in Westbrook. They are open Tuesday and Thursdays from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm and Saturdays from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm.

Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4400.

PATRIOTS DAY TRASH COLLECTION (4.20.20): ON SCHEDULE

posted Apr 20, 2020, 6:59 AM by Leona Oceania

While the Town offices and departments are closed today (April 20) in observance of Patriot's Day, the trash collections will remain on it's normal schedule!

2020 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY: SATURDAY, MAY 9

posted Apr 17, 2020, 11:06 AM by Leona Oceania

We are proceeding as planned with the May 9th Household Hazardous Wast Day in Scarborough!

Please refer to the flyer below for more information.

Questions? Contact us at pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org or 207.730.4402

COVID-19 UPDATE FROM SCARBOROUGH PUBLIC WORKS: 4.7.20

posted Apr 7, 2020, 10:40 AM by Leona Oceania

The Scarborough Public Works Department is still available to the residents of Scarborough during these uncertain times. However, with the health and safety of our employees and residents being our utmost concern, we are operating on an essential/emergency basis only. As this is uncharted territory for all of us, we are oftentimes determining how to proceed as issues arise. We do want assure residents that they can still reach out to us at any time, to alert us of any issue or concern. Our office staff is working remotely, and can still be reached at 207.730.4400 or pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org. We will document and track all issues, but may not be able to resolve them until a future date – dependent on their determined status of essential/emergent.

We appreciate your understanding and patience during this time. Again and as always, if you have questions or concerns, feel free to contact us at 207.730.4400 or pwinfo@scarboroughmaine.org.

Stay well, stay safe, and please stay home!

COMMUNITY RECYCLING CENTER CLOSURE EXTENDED THROUGH APRIL 15th (at a minimum)

posted Mar 31, 2020, 8:11 AM by Leona Oceania

The Community Recycling Center closure has been extended by a minimum of an additional two weeks. This will bring us to April 15th, at which time they will reevaluate the need for additional closure time. Check back here - or our website - for updates.

REMEMBER! Riverside Recycling Center remains OPEN. They are located at 910 Riverside Drive in Portland and are open and available to the public. Their hours are currently Monday - Saturday from 7:30 am - 3:30 pm. Questions? Please give them a call at 797-6200.

Please stay home and stay safe!

ALL POSTED ROADS HAVE BEEN LIFTED FOR THE SEASON - Effective 3.17.20

posted Mar 18, 2020, 11:57 AM by Leona Oceania


COMMUNITY RECYCLING CENTER CLOSED FOR MINIMUM OF 2 WEEKS - EFFECTIVE 3.18.20

posted Mar 18, 2020, 6:45 AM by Leona Oceania   [ updated Mar 18, 2020, 6:49 AM ]

The Community Recycling Center will be closed as of today, March 18th, 2020 and will remain closed for the next two weeks. They anticipate re-opening on Wednesday, April 1st. Please check back here - or Facebook - for updates.

Stay well!

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