Recycling

 [a picture of the Recycling center]

PLEASE NOTE: The Recycling Center on Plank Road now accepts electronic devices. This is at no cost to the residents of Prospect. The center is open Wednesday and Saturday from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. REMEMBER: $64.50 for garbage per ton and only $20 for recyclables.


Recycling Center

Hours:

  • Directions to the Recycling Center: The Recycling Center is located on Plank Road, which is at the bottom of Summit Road in Prospect. From Rt. 69, turn onto Summit Road, which is located right next to the Shell Gas Station. Follow Summit Road all the way to the end. You will go through one stop sign. At the second stop sign, which is a four way intersection, take a right onto Plank Road. The Recycling Center is just a short distance down the road on the right.

    The Prospect Recycling Center is located on Plank Road. Recycling has been mandated by the State of Connecticut and Prospect has been cooperating in this effort for some time. The Recycling Center is set up for Mr. and Mrs. Prospect Resident and is not for commercial use. The Recycling Center is for Prospect Residents only and for recycled material generated within the boundaries of Prospect.

    A recycling Sticker must be applied to automobile or pick up windows A sticker may be obtained at the Prospect Town Hall in the Mayor's Office. Registration is required to receive a sticker. The sticker will only be given for cars or pickup trucks. One day passes are available also.

    The following items will be accepted:

    1. Motor Oil - 1 gallon containers should be used to transport motor oil
    2. Tires
    3. Metal Bin - washing machines, water heaters, etc.
    4. Wood Bin - wood pieces (no longer than 3-4 feet)
    5. Furniture - couches, chairs, rugs, (Please break up larger pieces)
    6. Car batteries
    7. Electronic Waste (TV's, computers, monitors, printers, etc.)
    8. Mattresses

    Brush will be accepted at the lower level of the Recycling Center.

    Leaves may be brought to Norm's Pony Rides, Roaring Brook Road on Wednesays and Saturdays. Please be sure to empty leaves out of plastic bags.

    IF YOU ARE CONSTRUCTING A NEW HOUSE OR DOING A REMODELING JOB, YOU MUST CONTACT A PRIVATE HAULER TO HANDLE THE RESULTING DEBRIS.

    IF YOU ARE PLANNING A MAJOR CLEANUP OR IF YOU ARE MOVING OUT OF TOWN AND YOU WISH TO DISPOSE OF A SUBSTANTIAL AMOUNT OF ACCUMULATIVE MEMORABILIA, YOU MUST CALL A PRIVATE CONRACTOR FOR A DUMPSTER.

    CAR AND TRUCK ENGINES MUST BE TAKEN TO A SALVAGE YARD. THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AT THE RECYCLING CENTER.

    If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to call the Mayor's Office. For information on the Mayor's Office visit Town Hall.

    Thank you for your cooperation in the town's recycling program.


    The following is a list of Companies that
    handle Household Waste for homeowners...

    Joe's Refuse Removal
    49 Waterbury Road
    Prospect, CT 06712
    758-6661

    Waste Management
    62 Fulkerson Drive
    Waterbury, CT 754-1234
    754-1234

    These companies do not dispose of hazardous household products. You can get more information about hazardous products disposal and residential electronics collections at information, or visit Tunxis Recycling's webpage at www.brrfoc.org, or call them at 860-585-0419 or 860-225-9811.


    Dear Residents:

    This is the Recyling schedule for the Town of Prospect for 2015. The list is divided into FOUR sections. Find youR street in the appropriate section and you will see ALL OF YOUR your pick-up dates in the column to the right. The recycling is picked-up every two weeks for the entire year. Replacement bins can be picked up in the Mayor's Office in the event yours are damaged or lost.

    Please recycle magazines as well as orange juice cartons, milk cartons, and juice box containers, along with the glass and cans. You can also recycle plastics #1 - #7. The magazines and newspapers must be put in brown paper bags. Cardboard will be collected also. The cardboard must be cut into a 2x3 square and put in a brown paper bag. It is no longer necessary to separate glass and cans. If you have any questions regarding these new requirements, please feel free to call Town Hall.

    Thank you for your cooperation in the town's recycling program and best wishes to you for a healthy, happy, and properous 2015!

    CLICK HERE to print a copy of the 2014 Recycling Schedule.
    CLICK HERE to print a copy of the 2015 Recycling Schedule

    TownWide Curbside

    Recycling Schedule 2015


    Your Street Pick-up Dates Your Street Pick-up Dates
    Adella St.
    Arbor Meadow Dr.
    Bronson Rd.
    Brookwood Ct.
    Buckley Ln.
    Cambridge Dr.
    Carmel Dr.
    Cedar Hill Dr.
    Clark Hill Rd.
    Coachlight Cir.
    Cobblestone Ct.
    Dorothy Ave.
    Fieldstone Dr.
    Florence Dr.
    Gramar Ave.
    Hydelor Ave.
    Industrial Rd.
    Ivy Terr.
    Jolie Rd.
    Lakeview Rd.
    Maple Dr.
    Old Logtown Rd.
    Olivia Ln.
    Peach Orchard Rd.
    Platt Dr.
    Pondview Dr.
    Porter Hill Rd.
    Putting Green Ln.
    Rachel Ann Ct.
    Rek Ln.
    Rockridge Terr.
    Rt. 68 (Jct. 69 to Naug. Line)
    Salem Rd.
    Smoke Rise Cir.
    Southridge Rd.
    Spring Rd.
    Straitsville Rd.
    Vaillan Ct.
    Wagon Wheel Dr.
    Woodland Terr.
    Yale Farms Ln.
    Mon., Jan. 12, '15
    Mon., Jan. 26, '15
    Mon., Feb. 09, '15
    Mon., Feb. 23, '15
    Mon., Mar. 09, '15
    Mon., Mar. 23, '15
    Mon., Apr. 06,'15
    Mon., Apr. 20,'15
    Mon., May 04,'15
    Mon., May 18,'15
    Mon., June 01,'15
    Mon., June 15, '15
    Mon., June 29, '15
    Mon., July 13,'15
    Mon., July 27,'15
    Mon., Aug. 10,'15
    Mon., Aug. 24,'15
    Tues., Sept. 08,'15
    Mon., Sept. 21, '15
    Mon., Oct. 05,'15
    Mon., Oct. 19,'15
    Mon., Nov. 02, '15
    Mon., Nov. 16, '15
    Mon., Nov. 30 '15
    Mon., Dec. 14, '15
    Mon., Dec. 28, '15
    Anthony Rd.
    Barrry Ln.
    Birchwood Terr.
    Catherine Dr.
    Chandler Dr.
    Cheryl Ln.
    Colonial Dr.
    Corrine Dr.
    Damase St.
    Dupreay Rd.
    Evergreen Ln.
    Genest Ave.
    Greenwood Dr.
    Highland Dr.
    Hughes Ct.
    Karyl Ln.
    Knapp Dr.
    Laura Ave.
    Maria Hotchkiss Rd.
    Morris Rd.
    Murphy Rd.
    Nicholas Ct.
    Oak Ct.
    Oak Ln.
    Orchard Dr.
    Pinecrest Rd.
    Pine Meadow Ln.
    Richard Ln.
    Rodney Terr.
    Rosewood Dr.
    Rowland Dr.
    Rozum Cir.
    Rt. 69 (Jct. 68 to Wtby. Line)
    Saunders Ln.
    Scott Dr.
    Scott Rd.
    Sherwood Dr.
    Sterling Woods
    Terry Ln.
    Terry Rd.
    Timber Hill Ct.
    Timber Hill Ln.
    Wilkins Ln.
    Williams Dr.
    Mon., Jan. 05, '15
    Mon., Jan. 19, '15
    Mon., Feb. 02, '15
    Mon., Feb. 16, '15
    Mon., Mar. 02, '15
    Mon., Mar. 16, '15
    Mon., Mar. 30, '15
    Mon., Apr. 13, '15
    Mon., Apr. 27, '15
    Mon., May 11, '15
    Tues., May 26, '15
    Mon., June 08, '15
    Mon., June 22, '15
    Mon., July 06, '15
    Mon., July 20, '15
    Mon., Aug. 03, '15
    Mon., Aug. 17, '15
    Mon., Aug. 31, '15
    Mon., Sept. 14, '15
    Mon., Sept. 28, '15
    Mon., Oct. 12, '15
    Mon., Oct. 26, '15
    Mon., Nov. 09, '15
    Mon., Nov. 23, '15
    Mon., Dec. 07, '15
    Mon., Dec. 21, '15

    Your Street Pick-up Dates Your Street Pick-up Dates
    Amber Ct.
    Apple Hill Dr.
    Beach Dr.
    Candee Rd.
    Canfield Ct.
    Center St.
    Christine Dr.
    Church St.
    Coer Rd.
    Cook Rd.
    Dogwood Dr.
    Elaine Ct.
    Finno Ct.
    George St.
    Giovanni Dr.
    Hemlock Rd.
    Heritage Dr.
    Horizon View
    Klein Dr.
    Kluge Rd.
    Knollwood Place
    Kyle Joseph Terr.
    Lee Rd.
    Lombard Dr.
    Meadow Ln.
    Mountain Rd.
    Nancy Mae Ave.
    Radio Tower Rd.
    Roaring Brook Rd.
    Robinmark Rd.
    Roy Mountain Rd.
    Rt. 68 (Jct. 69 to Cook Rd.)
    Rt. 69 (Jct. 69 to Bethany Line)
    Saddle Court
    Skyline Dr.
    Spruce Dr.
    Stephen Ct.
    Stonefield Dr.
    Talmadge Hill Rd.
    Trotters Way
    Woodcrest Dr.
    Wed., Jan. 13, '15
    Tues., Jan. 27, '15
    Tues., Feb. 10, '15
    Tues., Feb. 24, '15
    Tues., Mar. 10,'15
    Tues., Mar. 24,'15
    Tues., Apr. 07,'15
    Tues., Apr. 21,'15
    Tues., May 05,'15
    Tues., May 19,'15
    Tues., June 02,'15
    Tues., June 16, '15
    Tues., June 30, '15
    Tues., July 14, '15
    Tues., July 28,'15
    Tues., Aug 11,'15
    Tues., Aug 25,'15
    Wed., Sept 09,'15
    Tues., Sept 22,'15
    Tues., Oct. 06, '15
    Tues., Oct. 20,'15
    Tues., Nov. 03,'15
    Tues., Nov. 17,'15
    Tues., Dec. 01,'15
    Tues., Dec. 15,'15
    Tues., Dec. 29,'15
    Alison Ct.
    Bayberry Rd.
    Blue Trail Dr.
    Boardman Dr.
    Brighton Rd.
    Brookshire Dr.
    Chatfield Rd.
    Cornwall Ave.
    Country Brook Rd.
    Farmwood Dr.
    Forestridge Rd.
    Holley Ln.
    Juggernaut Rd.
    Laurel Ln.
    Luke St.
    Matthew St.
    Melissa Ln.
    Merriman Ln.
    Mikayla La.
    Mixville Rd.
    Old Schoolhouse Rd.
    Overlook Ct.
    Peter Gilkey Rd.
    Plank Rd.
    Robindale Dr.
    Rolling Ridge Ct.
    Rosemary Rd.
    Royal Crest Dr.
    Rt. 68 (Cook Rd. to Cheshire Line)
    Summit Rd.
    Sunrise Dr.
    Tress Rd.
    Tyler Dr.
    Wihbey Dr.
    Tues., Jan. 06, '15
    Tues., Jan. 20, '15
    Tues., Feb. 03, '15
    Tues., Feb. 17, '15
    Tues., Mar. 03, '15
    Tues., Mar. 17, '15
    Tues., Mar. 31, '15
    Tues., Apr. 14, '15
    Tues., Apr. 28, '15
    Tues., May 21, '15
    Wed., May 27, '15
    Tues., June 09, '15
    Tues., June 23, '15
    Tues., July 07, '15
    Tues., July 21, '15
    Tues., Aug. 04, '15
    Tues., Aug. 18, '15
    Tues., Sept. 01, '15
    Tues., Sept. 15, '15
    Tues., Sept. 29, '15
    Tues., Oct. 13, '15
    Tues., Oct. 27, '15
    Tues., Nov. 10, '15
    Tues., Nov. 24, '15
    Tues., Dec. 08, '15
    Tues., Dec. 22, '15

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