The Fitchburg Landfill is located at 101 Fitchburg Rd. (Rt 31 south of Rt 2). It is open to residents on Monday 8:00 am-3:00 pm
(yard waste only), Wednesday 7:30 am-3:00 pm, Friday 7:30 am-12:00 pm and Saturday 7:30-1:00 pm. Residents can obtain a Landfill or Recycling Permit for access to the Landfill drop-off area. A Recycling Permit allows you to bring to the Landfill drop-off recycling, scrap metal and yard waste (no trash) while the Landfill Permit adds permission to bring trash and a limited amount of construction debris. The Recycling permit is free to residents, the Landfill property owner Permit is $35 per year and non-property owner Residential Permit is $50 annually. Individuals who own property in Fitchburg but are not residents cannot get a residential landfill or recycling permit but are eligible for a Commercial Permit. The Landfill Permit fee for residents who own multiple properties is $35 plus $20 per unit owned. All permits can be obtained at the Health Department, City Hall 166 Boulder Dr.