Trash and Recycling Curbside Collection

The Town of Plainville is contracted with CWPM for automated trash and recycling collection for eligible residential properties.  

What You Need to Know

  • Containers should be placed at the curb with the arrows pointing toward the road. There must be no objects within 5 feet of all sides of the container in order for your trash and recycling to be collected. Containers should never be placed side by side.
  • Trash is collected weekly and recycling is collected biweekly.
  • Trash & Recycling Collection Schedule By Street
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • You can request an additional trash container for an annual fee. Contact the Department of Public Works at (860) 793-0221 ext. 7176 to request an additional container. Click here for the request form.

*To find your street within the Collection Schedule, hit Ctrl + F, type your street name in the box that opens, then hit enter.

Any questions or comments can be referred to the Department of Public Works at (860) 793-0221 x7176. 

Recycle Coach - Collection Calendar, Tips, Alerts, and More

Get your personalized trash and recycling collection calendar in the My Schedule section below. You may also sign up for reminders on bulk pickup collection and transfer station hours. Download the Recycle Coach app now by clicking the Google Play or App Store button. Watch a tutorial video about how to view your calendar on the app

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