Bulky Items for City of Fitchburg

Household materials that don't fit in your cart

Bulky Items & Appliances

Bulky Items: The following items or types of waste require prepayment and special instructions to follow:

  • White goods (appliances)
  • Furniture
  • Large Items
  • Tires
  • Construction/Demolition/Remodeling Waste - Certain projects/materials are subject to City of Fitchburg Chapter 41 Ordinance. For more information (including a link to the ordinance), click here.  Please contact the City of Fitchburg Public Works Department at (608) 270-4260 if you have any questions.
  • Basement Cleanouts
  • Biological hazards including needles
  • All require special handling and disposal.

Please make a list of the items you want to discard, including the type of material it is made out of. Then call our office at (608) 257-4285. We will give you instructions and schedule your pickup on the next available date.

If you have large amounts of material to discard, are planning a cleanout, construction or remodeling project please check out our "Temporary Dumpsters Tab" on our website or call us at (608) 257-4285 to get information on renting a temporary dumpster.

We also offer Document Destruction Services if you have confidential papers to dispose of. Please call our office to make arrangements for this service.