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Wellesley dump closed Tuesday due to storm

The Wellesley Recycling & Disposal Facility will be closed on Tuesday Jan 27 due to the impending storm. Check for other town closings and updates here.

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Sustainable Wellesley is greener than thou

Sustainable Wellesley, a volunteer organization that is all about recycling, living without pesticides, and moving toward clean energy, has a good-looking updated website.  The group, whose mission is to engage the residents, businesses, and the Town of Wellesley in the actions required for sustainability, encourages big and small changes on a road toward increasing energy […]

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Halloween candy abandoned at Wellesley dump

                Dump candy…mmm.  When that mid-morning sugar craving hits, I don’t care how I source my sweets. RELATED: Dump find of the week

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Don’t just leaf them lying there, says Wellesley RDF

The Wellesley Recycling and Disposal Facility stands ready to receive all those autumn leaves that the trees are shedding bit by bit, and will even stay open on Sundays, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. starting October 26 to prove it. All it will take is time and a little rain and wind to bring down this […]

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Wellesley dump find of the week

  Every Wellesley resident knows about the Recycling and Disposal Facility’s Give and Take area.  If there’s a house in town that doesn’t have something somewhere in it from that every day, free yard sale, then that’s the house where most of that stuff comes from in the first place. What is a better-kept secret […]

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Wellesley Spring cleaning

Time for Wellesley residents to rid their basements and garages of hazardous waste at the RDF on Sunday, May 4, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  While you’re at it, bring all those documents, old receipts, and other possibly sensitive paper that’s been piling up in your home, and take advantage of the free shredding service offered.

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Wellesley Give-and-Take opens

The Give-and Take area is up and running and ready to accept your household cast-offs. If you’d like to get the first look at things as they come in, the Friends of Wellesley RDF is looking for volunteers to help sort out all incoming treasures. Also of interest: Why Wellesley RDF is closed most Sundays Why are […]

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Give and Take area to open at Wellesley RDF

Clearly, those old household items have got to get out of your house, but obviously they’re too good to just throw in the dumpster.  No problem,  the Wellesley RDF has you covered. Starting Tuesday, April 8 the Give and Take Area opens.  So as long as you give, say, four things and take only three, […]

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