The town will host a household hazardous waste collection for its residents from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at the Senior Center, 40 Field St. Extension. The event will be coordinated by the Center for EcoTechnology.

Only residents of Dalton are eligible to participate. Pre-registration is required at Town Hall and there is a fee of $10 for 25 gallons or 25 pounds.

Town Hall hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday; the phone is (413) 684-6111.

For more information about what can be brought to the collection, visit or call CET at (413) 445-4556, ext. 10 or 14, or email