\u00a0The city has announced the dates for spring bulk trash pickup. Items set out for collection are to be placed at the curb not sooner than the Saturday prior to the scheduled date of the collection and all items are to be at the curb by 6 a.m. on the scheduled pickup date. In order to qualify for this free pickup service, the homeowner must properly prepare and separate the bulky waste. \u00a0Metal must be separated from burnable items. Yard waste should be placed in disposable containers or bags. Brush and wood must be cut to four-foot lengths and tied in bundles. \u00a0No more than four passenger car tires may be included in the items set out for collection. Where possible, similar items should be placed together in containers, which the homeowner wishes to discard. \u00a0All acceptable items placed at the curb will be taken, including containers. Prohibited Materials: Certain items are prohibited from the Bulky Waste Pickup program. \u00a0The following items will not be picked up, and therefore, should not be placed at the curb: \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Batteries \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Commercial Items \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Logs and Stumps \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Concrete or cement \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Any item requiring more than 2 men to pick up \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Hazardous Waste \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Liquid Waste, oil based paint, motor oil \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Propane Tanks \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0Grass Clippings Sheetrock and Demolition material** **Sheetrock & Demolition MUST be brought to Waste Conversion, 211 Old Gate Lane, Milford, CT. \u00a0It will no longer be accepted at the Transfer Station. The following is the Bulk Trash Pickup Schedule to be followed: If your garbage day is: \u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0\u00a0 These are your pickup days GARBAGE DAY April\/May Monday April 30 Tuesday May 7 Thursday May 14 Friday May 21 Please call the Public Works Office at 203 783-3265, THE MONDAY BEFORE YOUR PICKUP if you have White Goods, i.e. \u2013 stoves, refrigerators, dishwasher, hot water heater, etc. CONDOMINIUMS (WHEN REGISTERED WITH CONDO ASSOCIATION) WILL BE \u2013 WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6TH, 2018.