Curbside Automated Collection

Harvey TruckAutomated Trash & Collection in Methuen

  • Service automation is more efficient, safer, and cleaner.
  • For Methuen residents, trash and recycling days won't be changing, but routes will be completed more quickly and reliably.
  • We will have cleaner streets.
  • Workers will be at less risk of injury. The backbreaking work of hoisting and dumping trash cans and recycling bins will no longer be done manually.
  • And taxpayer money will be saved as our new system encourages households to manage cart capacity and recycle.
  • Per tonnage cost to the City for recycling is currently about one-third of solid waste disposal cost.