• News Release: 1/18/2019 Chicopee Landfill Closing Date Extended

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    January 17, 2019


     

    CHICOPEE LANDFILL CLOSING DATE EXTENDED

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    January 17, 2019
     
    CHICOPEE – Mayor Richard J. Kos today announced that the Chicopee Landfill closing date has again been extended until June 30th, 2019. This date is final and there will be no more extensions after June 30th, 2019.

    The landfill will continue the existing permit system, as well as the same hours of operation until the closure. These hours are as follows:

    Tuesday – Friday         7 AM–4 PM
    Saturday                      7 AM-Noon
    Sunday and Monday   Closed

    The new recycling center to be located at the Baskin Drive DPW Headquarters will open for resident drop-off upon closure of the landfill. More information about this recycling center will be mailed out to residents this Spring.
    Please contact the Chicopee DPW at 413-594-3557 with any questions in regards to the landfill closure or the new recycling center.

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    Contact:
    Nathan Moreau, Special Projects Manager
    (413) 594-1506