solid waste Pickup & Recycling

Contracted Collection

The City of Laconia Currently contracts curbside solid waste/recycling collection and operation of the Laconia Transfer Station under an agreement with Waste Management of New Hampshire. In 2008, approximately 6600 tons of municipal solid waste (MSW) was collected curbside, and over 700 tons of recycling was collected curbside and at four (4) remote recycling drop-off sites.

Another 10,000 tons of commercial MSW was processed at transfer station. Over 1600 tons of construction/demolition was processed, as well as 850 appliances, and 200 tons of yard waste. Electronic waste was also processed/recycled through disposal at our facility.