The City of Boston is considering the next 3-year contract for residential trash pickup that will go into effect in July 2014. In preparation for the bidding and contract terms, Public Works is holding a series of informational meetings and distributing an online survey. The meeting for North End, Beacon Hill and West End residents is on October 22, 2013 at Boston City Hall, 6:00 pm in the Piemonte Room. More information in the DPW release shown below.
CITY OF BOSTON TRASH & RECYCLING
The Waste Reduction Division of the City of Boston Public Works Department (PWD) will be entering into new 3-year contracts with residential trash and recycling contractors in July of 2014. The invitation to bid process for interested vendors will begin in January of 2014.
In preparation, the PWD is seeking input through a series of informational meetings and an on-line survey* for all interested Boston residents.
The meetings and neighborhoods to be addressed:
Wednesday, September 25 at 6:00PM Boston City Hall, 5th Floor-Piemonte Room
• East Boston, Charlestown, West Roxbury, Hyde Park, Roslindale, Dorchester, Mattapan, South Boston, Allston/Brighton
Wednesday, October 2 at 6:00PM Tobin Community Center, 1481 Tremont Street, Mission Hill
• Jamaica Plain, Mission Hill, Roxbury
Wednesday, October 9 at 6:00PM Boston Public Library at Copley, 500 Boylston Street, Commonwealth Salon
• Back Bay, Fenway, South End
Wednesday, October 16 at 6:00PM, Josiah Quincy School, 885 Washington Street, Chinatown
• Chinatown, Leather District
Tuesday, October 22 at 6:00PM Boston City Hall, 5th Floor–Piemonte Room
• Beacon Hill, Bay Village, North End, West End
For additional information please contact Frank O’Brien of Boston PWD at Frank.O’Brien@cityofboston.gov.
*The on-line survey is available at www.cityofboston.gov/publicworks. Hard copies are also available at local branches of the Boston Public Libraries.