The Milford Fire Department will be conducting a Propane Tank Collection Day on Saturday, May 21, to collect propane cylinders (i.e. from gas grills).

The collection is for Milford residents only and proof of residency will be required. There is no cost for the collection.

The collection will take place at 55 Wheelers Farms Road, upper parking lot of Fire Station 7. The collection time will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The following rules apply:


  • Have proof of residency ready • Tanks should be transported in an upright position • Preferable driver only transporting the tank(s) • Valve must be in the closed position • Full, partially filled, and empty 20lb tanks will be accepted • DO NOT vent the tank prior to transporting • Tanks should be secured in place to prevent accidental tip-over • Tanks should be transported with the vehicle windows open • No smoking during the transport of the tank or in the drop off area.


For more information, call the Fire Marshal’s Office at 203-874-6321.