Fairfield has a “Pay-per-Bag” trash system. Residents may purchase their trash stickers for $1.50 per bag (30 lb. bags) at the Town Office. After you purchase your stickers, you will bring your garbage to Pine Tree Waste, which is located on the Airport Road in Waterville. See Google Map!
The hours for Pine Tree Waste are: Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Winter hours (December 1st to April 1st) offer extended hours on Thursday until 6:00 p.m. but they are closed on Saturday. Their phone number is 873-1219 ext. 3.
Pine Tree Waste also accepts demolition debris at a cost of $116.00 per ton. There is a minimum charge of $29.00 on weekdays. You may call Pine Tree Waste at 873-1219 for a list of other fees they may charge, as well as a list of acceptable waste streams, and non-acceptable waste streams and their costs.
Residents may also choose to hire a private hauler. Some local haulers are:
- Bolster’s Rubbish Removal, 487-5048
- CMD/MC Disposal, 872-8257
- Gregory’s Disposal, 465-4500
- Pine Tree Waste, 873-5664
The Town of Fairfield does not endorse any specific haulers.
Spring Clean Up
The Town offers an Annual Spring Clean-up day during the month of May. Residents may leave items curbside and the Public Works Department will pick it up and dispose of it for you. Some items require a fee and stickers can be purchased at the Town Office. Spring Clean-up dates are advertised in the local Morning Sentinel newspaper, and flyers will be available at the Town Office at the end of April with specific information on the clean-up.
Autumn Hazardous Waste Disposal
The Town also offers a fall season hazardous waste drop-off day during the month of October. Residents may register their items with the Town Office, who will provide an assigned date and time to drop off items. The drop-off date will be advertised in the local Morning Sentinel newspaper. Also, please check the Public Notices section of this website find the scheduled drop-off date. Some examples of hazardous waste are: batteries, paints, stains, fluorescent bulbs, and pool cleaners.
Fairfield residents may bring their recycling materials to Central Maine Disposal (CMD), which is located behind Lawry Brothers Funeral Home on Main Street in Fairfield. See Google Map!
Their telephone number is 453-8390. Their hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to Noon. Central Maine Disposal is a full recycling facility, accepting plastics, glass, newspaper, cardboard, etc.
Fees will apply for other hazardous waste, electronics, batteries, tires, etc.