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NEW TRANSFER STATION SCHEDULE AND FEES EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2015  At the August 10, 2015, Board of Selectmen's meeting the Board of Selectmen voted pursuant to Town Code Chapter 181, to approve a new fee structure for use of the Littleton Transfer Station and to increase operating hours by one day per week (Wednesday), changes to become effective October 1, 2015.  Please click on the link for more information.

PAYT Trash Bags can be purchased in rolls of five at the following locations:
Donelans, Littleton
Shaws, Groton
Market Basket, Littleton
Tedeschi's, Littleton
Common Convenience, Littleton
Aubuchon Hardware, Littleton
Littleton Lumber, Littleton



 ROADWAY IMPROVEMENT PLAN: To address the condition of local roads in Littleton, the Board of Selectmen voted on March 10, 2008 to 
support an $8-million roadway improvement plan, which would be funded inside the property tax levy limit, without any overrides of Proposition 2 1/2.  Read more.

STATE ROADS IN LITTLETON:  The major highways in Littleton (Routes 119, 2A, 110, 495, 2) and Powers Road are under the jurisdiction of MassDOT-Highway Division.  Any questions or concerns regarding these roads should be directed to the District 3 Office of the MassDOT-Highway Division, 508-929-3800.  

SERVICES: The Highway Department provides maintenance and improvements to approximately 62 miles of Town roads; operates the Transfer Station located on Spectacle Pond Road, administers contracts for the disposal of solid wastes, maintains approximately 62 acres of municipal recreational facilities and public grounds; performs public shade tree removals, trimming and planting (Highway Superintendent also serves as Tree Warden); and maintains the Department's equipment to accomplish the assigned tasks.

The Highway Department consists of twelve (12) full-time employees; two (2) part-time Transfer Station Operators and  summer help. The Department has at its disposal approximately 50 major pieces of equipment with attachments (etc.) with a value of $2 million to accomplish its work. The amount of equipment used by the Highway Department is a result of the variety of types of work undertaken.

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Contact Information

James "Jim" E. Clyde
Operations Manager 

Katie Tocci,
Business Manager 

Assistant Address:
39 Ayer Road
Littleton, MA 01460

(978) 540-2670

Monday to Thursday: 7 am to 3 pm
Friday:  7:00 am to Noon