Town of Wendell, Massachusetts

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Home Town Government Town Departments WRATS Help Keep Our Roadsides Clean

Help Keep Our Roadsides Clean

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Win a bag of bags for picking up roadside litter

The contest and rules

  1. Bring in a bag (10 gal min) of roadside trash.

  2. Trash must be in a clear bag so that the attendent can inspect it prior to placing it in the compactor at no charge.

  3. Attendant will place name of contestant on a list and in "The Hat" for the drawing.

  4. The hat will be cleaned out after each drawing.

  5. Drawing dates will be posted.

Drawings will occure every 6-8 weeks from may until october

 

Wendell Recycling and Transfer Station (WRATS)

Location: 341 New Salem Road

Hours of Operation:

Tuesdays:
12pm-6pm (Winter)
12pm-7pm (Summer)
Saturdays:
7:30am-3:30 pm

Gate closes to entering vehicles 10 minutes before closing both days.

Staff:

Alex Lankowski, Sup..
978-544-7287978-544-7287
Matt Bordeaux

It should be noted that if there is ever a problem with the roads or WRATS it is the Road Commission that should be contacted first.


Household Hazardous Waste Collection

As a resident of Wendell you have access to at least six Household Hazardous Waste collection events each year:

Items That Require A Special Fee

Household trash:

  • WRATS yellow bag - $1.50

  • Non-WRATS bag - $3.00

  • Contractors Bag - $5.00

Open Top Bulky Waste:

  • Construction debris: $2.00 per cu ft

Electronics:

  • TVs 0-19" - $5.00

  • TVs 19-25" - $10.00

  • TVs 25" and up - $15.00

  • Computers (4 Pieces) $10.00

  • Lap tops - $5.00

Freon Items:

  • Refrigerators ( doors removed) $20.00

  • Air Conditioners $20.00

  • Dehumidifiers $20.00

  • Water coolers $20.00

Tires Starting @ $4.00 up to 16.5"

Mattresses & Box springs (all sizes) $25.00

Furniture:

  • Upholstered furniture $20.00

  • Wood furniture: - Varies on size - Couch $20.00 with bed $30.00

Carpets:

  • 10 X 10 $10.00

  • 12 X 20 $30.00 varies by size

Appliances If all metal into the metal bin - no charge

Sinks:

  • Small $5.00

  • Large $10.00

Toilets $5.00

Lp gas tanks:

  • 1lb $1.00

  • 20 LB $5.00

  • 100 LB $15.00

Coming Events

Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Nov 19 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Nov 19 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon Nov 20 @08:00PM -
Road Commissioners
Tue Nov 21 @06:30PM -
Potluck Dinner
Thu Nov 23 @05:00PM -
AA Open Meeting
Sat Nov 25 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Board of Health
Mon Nov 27 @07:00PM -
Assessors Meeting
Wed Nov 29 @06:30PM -
Selectboard
Wed Nov 29 @07:00PM -
The Wendell Full Moon Coffeehouse: Shalom Habibi
Sat Dec 02 @07:00PM - 11:00PM

Old Home Day 2009

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