The yard waste facility is located at 180 Bayberry Lane, behind the Westport Weston Health District. It is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. From early November through December, Saturday hours at the yard waste site are extended to 3 p.m.
Starting the second week in January, the yard waste facility operates on a winter hour schedule. Those hours are Tuesday and Thursday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Winter hours end the first weekend in March, and the yard waste facility goes back to its normal operating schedule. The yard waste facility will be closed during all snow events as well as the day after any snow event.
The curbside collection period typically extends from early November through the first weekend in December. An announcement is published in local media and on our website prior to the start of the collection process.
Leaves placed on the curbside in biodegradable paper bags will be collected by the Public Works Department during this period. Leaves placed in plastic bags will not be picked up because the
A Department of Public Works crew will make pickups throughout the entire town several times during the collection period. A final pass will be initiated on the first Monday in December and will last approximately one week. Any properly bagged leaves put out before the first Monday in December will be collected.
Residents whose car displays a valid Westport transfer station sticker may deliver their leaves directly to the yard waste facility. If the leaves are transported in plastic bags, the resident must empty the bags prior to disposal.
Residents whose vans, pickups or tag-along trailers display a valid sticker may bring up to six –
Any vehicle or trailer larger than a conventional pickup with a 4 foot by
Dump tickets to cover the cost of the disposal fee must be purchased at Town Hall, Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or by mail by writing to the Department of Public Works, 110 Myrtle Avenue, Westport, CT 06880.