Refuse/Recycle Pick-Up Schedule

Refuse and Recycling must be at the curb by 7 am on pick up day.

Refuse collection is weekly and requires a City of Watertown Refuse Sticker or a City Refuse Tote.

Recyclable collection is bi-weekly and included with the City's refuse program. No recycling services will be provided to any City resident who does not participate in the City's refuse collection service.

The following Holidays may delay pick-up by 1 day:

New Year's Day (January 1st) 
Memorial Day (Last Monday in May)
Independence Day (July 4th) 
Labor Day (1st Monday in September) 
Thanksgiving (4th Thursday in November) 
Christmas (December 25th) 


To determine your pickup day and recycling week find your street name in the links below. Disregard any prefix (North, South, East or West)

Streets Beginning with A through B

Streets Beginning with C through D

Streets Beginning with E through G 

Streets Beginning with H 

Streets Beginning with I through L 

Streets Beginning with M

Streets Beginning with N through Q 

Streets Beginning with R through S 

Streets Beginning with T through Z 


View or print the  DPW Recycle Calendar

General Information
Superintendent
Patrick Keenan
Assistant Superintendent
Pete Monaco
Phone Numbers
(315) 785-7842
Fax: (315) 782-0293
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
557 Newell St.
Watertown,
NY
13601

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm