The Fitchburg Landfill is located at 101 Fitchburg Rd. (Rt 31 south of Rt 2). It is open to residents on Monday 8:00 am-3:00 pm
(yard waste only), Wednesday 7:30 am-3:00 pm, Friday 7:30 am-12:00 pm and Saturday 7:30-1:00 pm. Residents can obtain a landfill or recycling permit for access to the landfill. A recycling permit allows you to bring to the landfill recycling, furniture, scrap metal and yard waste while the landfill permit adds permission to bring trash and a limited amount of construction debris. The recycling permit is free to residents, the landfill permit is $35 per year.Individuals who own property in Fitchburg but are not residents cannot get a landfill or recycling permit. The landfill permit fee for residents who own multiple properties is $35 plus $20 per unit owned. Both permits can be obtained at the Health Department, City Hall 166 Boulder Dr.