Lexington Ma Dump Hours

7:30 AM–3 PM

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Lexington MA Dump Hours: Everything You Need to Know

Are you a Lexington, MA resident looking for information on dump hours? Look no further! This comprehensive guide will provide you with all the essential details you need to know about the Lexington Composting Facility, including its hours of operation, accepted materials, and more.

Lexington Composting Facility Hours

The Lexington Composting Facility is open to the public during the following hours:

Seasonal Hours

  • July 1 – September 8, 2023:
    • Monday – Friday: 7:30 am to 3 pm
    • Sunday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • September 9 – December 3, 2023:
    • Monday – Friday: 7:30 am to 4 pm
    • Saturday and Sunday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • December 4 – December 22, 2023:
    • Monday – Friday: 7:30 am to 3 pm
    • Sunday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • December 23, 2023 – January 1, 2024: Closed
  • January 2 – April 7, 2024:
    • Monday – Friday: 7:30 am to 3 pm
  • April 8 – June 30, 2024:
    • Monday – Friday: 7:30 am to 4 pm
    • Saturday and Sunday: 8 am to 4 pm

Inclement Weather

Please note that the Facility may be closed due to bad weather, so please call ahead at 781-274-8300. The facility is closed on legal holidays.

Accepted Materials

The Lexington Composting Facility accepts a wide variety of materials, including:

  • Yard waste (leaves, grass clippings, dead flowers or plants, wood chips, hedge clippings, pine needles, brush 4 inches or less in diameter)
  • Cardboard
  • Mercury-containing products (thermometers, thermostats, fluorescent bulbs, compact fluorescent bulbs, button cell batteries, nickel-cadmium rechargeable batteries, switches containing mercury, manometers)
  • Scrap metal (antennas, bed frames, bikes, charcoal grills, curtain rods, fans, gas grills (propane tank must be removed), gutters, ladders, pipes, pots and pans, railings, screen doors, shelves, signs, sinks, swing sets, toasters, wheelbarrows)
  • Car batteries
  • Propane tanks
  • Textiles (clothes, shoes, linens, and other textiles)
  • Bicycles
  • Books, CDs, DVDs, and video games
  • Worn-out U.S. flags

For more information on accepted materials, please visit the Lexington Composting Facility website.


There are no fees associated with dropping off materials at the Lexington Composting Facility.


The Lexington Composting Facility is located at 60 Hartwell Avenue, Lexington, MA 02421. Click here for directions.

Contact Information

For more information or to schedule a special waste disposal, please contact the Lexington Composting Facility at 781-274-8300, ext. 1.

7:30 AM–3 PM



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