Solid Waste & recycling
Recycling, refuse, yard waste and bulky item collection is accomplished by a team effort between the City of New Bedford, ABC Disposal and the Greater New Bedford Regional Refuse Management District. There are a wide variety of programs and services that help residents and businesses manage their unwanted waste.
The City of New Bedford has a variety of solid waste & recycling programs. Please select one of the pages below to learn more:
Rules and Regulations
Where can I call if I Have a Question?
(508) 999-2619 ABC Disposal, questions about the new automated collection program, bulky item appointments
(508) 961-3008 Facilities and Fleet Management, questions about the new automated collection program
(508) 979-1493 Recycling Office, questions about recycling