Bulky Waste Program

  • March 16, 2023

Great news: Starting April 1, 2023, Auburn residents can dispose of household bulky waste YEAR-ROUND at Maine Waste to Energy (110 Goldthwaite) Road at no cost!
MWE is open Monday-Friday, 7AM to 4PM and Saturday 7AM–noon. You must show proof of residency (driver’s license, tax bill, utility bill, etc.).

Materials MWE will accept free of charge:

· Furniture

· Mattresses & box springs

· Air conditioners

· Tires

· Rugs

· Metals (excludes large auto parts and metals containing hazardous materials)

· Propane tanks

· White goods (washers, dryers, refrigerators, small appliances, etc.)


Electronic waste such as televisions, computer monitors, fluorescent bulbs as well as brush can be brought to the Public Works Garage at 296 Gracelawn Road (free of charge).


MWE will accept the following materials for a fee:

· Wood Waste which includes construction and demolition debris

· Sheetrock

· Shingles


MWE will NOT accept:

· Any Hazardous Material

· Paints

· Oils

· Cleaners

· Gasoline

· No liquids of any type