Regular Household Garbage

This service is provided by Rowayton's local government, the Sixth Taxing District

Route #1  Wilson Ave and all streets south, plus the section of Rowayton Ave from the cannon to Cudlipp Street traffic light


Route #2  All remaining streets north of Wilson Ave.



June 1 – September 1 September 1 – May 31
Route#1 – Mondays, Thursdays
Route#2 – Tuesdays, Fridays
Route#1 – Mondays
Route#2 – Tuesdays


Location Curbside by 6 AM. Please bring in garbage cans after they are emptied.


Contents Garbage to be placed in refuse cans or plastic bags.


The district reserves the right not to collect refuse unless it is in cans with tight lids, manageable by one person. 

Residents are urged to compost.


Please Note - Do not mix recyclables with the regular garbage.


This service is provided by the City of Norwalk.  The City contracts out recycling services out to City Carting. For more information on recycling, please call 203-854-3200  


Each property is provided with a large wheeled bin.  Extra bins can be purchased from the City.  These bins are to be wheeled to the curb and recycled materials do not need to be separated.


Rowayton's collection day is Tuesday


Leaf and Brush Pick Up

This service is provided by Rowayton's local government, the Sixth Taxing District.


Leaves, brush and small branches can be placed in brown paper leaf bags or in garbage cans.  Piles will not be picked up.


Pick up is seasonal.  There is no pick up in January and February.  In season, pick up is on Wednesday.


Household Hazardous Waste

The City of Norwalk's 2018 Household Hazardous Waste Day is Saturday August 25, 2018.  The event is free and open to Norwalk residents.  This will take place at Norwalk High School 23 Calvin Murphy Drive (County Street) from 8 AM to 2 PM. You will need a driver's license, vehicle registration or Norwalk Resident Beach Pass available (not a Bayley Beach sticker).


Additional collection locations are:


April 28


78 Old Hyde Road



May 5


Island Beach Parking Lot, Arch Street



June 2


Noroton Heights Rail Road Station by Hollow Tree Ridge Road

(south side parking lot)



July 14


Rippowam Middle School, 381 High Ridge Road



September 15

New Canaan

New Canaan Wastewater Treatment Plant, 394 Main Street



September 22


Yard Wast Site, 180 Bayberry Lane



October 13


Miller Driscoll School, 214 Wolfpit Road