Household Trash

The Recycling Facility on Hedgehog Mountain Road accepts Freeport residents' household trash (a valid Freeport Transfer Facility Sticker is required). 

  • 90 cent fee for each 30 gallon-sized bag of household garbage weighing up to 30 pounds (fee covers the cost of hauling the trash to ecoMaine) 
  • Purchase a Garbage Drop-off punch card at the Town Hall or at the Recycling Facility:
    • $18.00 for a 20 bag punch card
    • $9.00 for a 10 bag punch card
    • Prices subject to change.

Advantages of this program:

  • Lower your household garbage collection costs (residents can reduce costs by minimizing waste and only visiting the Recycling Center when needed.)
  • Dispose of all your trash and recycling items at the same time you visit the Facility.

Private Haulers

Residents may hire a private hauler to pick up their garbage.  Haulers licensed in Freeport are:

  • Dan Wentworth Rubbish Removal 207-844-4799
  • Casella Waste DBA Pine Tree Waste 207-883-9777

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Riverside Recycling Center
910 Riverside Street, Portland, 797-6200
Open on the first Saturday of the month
April through November, 7:00am to 4:00pm

Household hazardous waste includes the following types of chemicals:

Herbicides, pesticides, pool chemicals, solvents, & weed killers.