The Fitchburg Recycling Drop Off site accepts yard waste, cardboard, scrap metal, white block polystyrene, used motor oil, oil filters, and invasive plant species at the Public Works Maintenance Facility (2373 S. Fish Hatchery Rd).
The facility is open to city of Fitchburg residents during daylight hours only. Surveillance cameras are in place and violators dropping off unacceptable materials will be ticketed.
Acceptable Materials & Instructions
Yard Waste (Non-invasive)
Place yard waste in concrete bunker
No brush larger than thumb size in diameter
Remove from bags
Reuse or dispose of empty bags in dumpster near yard waste
Place bagged invasive species in the dumpster marked 'yardwaste bags, invasive plants and empty oil containers'