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City of Fitchburg Health Department

166 Boulder Drive, Suite 108, Fitchburg MA 01420
Monday - Friday 8:30-4:30
Phone: 978-829-1870  Fax: 978-829-1962

The main mission of the Health Department of the City of Fitchburg by legislative mandate is to maintain, protect and improve the health, safety and well being of the people of the City of Fitchburg through its jurisdictional powers.

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Updates and Current Events:

There is a misprint in the Trash and Recycling calendar.  Monday September 7 is a holiday.  Trash and recycling collection will be delayed by one day for the week.  Friday's collection will be on Saturday.


The next Yard Waste curbside collection runs from October 12th to November 20th .  Yard Waste can be placed at curbside on your regular collection day during this week only!  Yard Waste must be placed in biodegradeable bags or in barrels free of trash.  Please NO PLASTIC BAGS!  

Residents can also dispose of Yard Waste at the Fitchburg/Westminster Landfill Compost Area during operating hours.  Contact the Health Department for details and/or click on the Trash, Recycling & Landfill highlighted link.

Narcan trainings, first Wednesday of the month at 6PM at CHC, 326 Nichols Rd in Fitchburg, Free no registration required! Click here for details!





Below are links to more information on the following:

Fitchburg Board of Health
Report a Missed Trash or Recycling Pickup
Trash, Recycling & Landfill
Vacant Property Information
Applications Self Service
Contact Us

Other Healthy Links:

Fun N' FITchburg
Is your home lead safe?
Emergency Preparedness-Massachusetts Prepared-espanol
The regional Montachusett Public Health Network initiative (MPHN