Lanesborough: Annual bulky waste collection slated

Residents of Lanesborough will have the opportunity to dispose of furniture, mattresses, appliances, electronics, tires, propane tanks, even the old kitchen sink, at the 14th annual Electronics and Bulky Waste Collection from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, at the Highway Department yard, 8 Maple Court.

The collection is sponsored by the Board of Selectmen and is being organized by the Northern Berkshire Solid Waste Management District.

Disposal fees cover the cost of the program. They range from no cost for metal items to $20 for mattresses, and $40 for a large TV. Appliances containing Freon cost $15.

Flyers are available at the Town Hall and the price list can also be found on the district's website. Prices and items collected are subject to change.

Information: District office at 413-743-8208 or


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