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Workers deliver 96-gallon carts for trash and recycling barrels to Naugatuck homes in the summer of 2012. The borough has seen an increase in recycling figures as well as savings now that all homes have the larger bins for recycling. –RA ARCHIVE

Transition to automated collection nearly complete

NAUGATUCK — Large trucks began making their rounds Monday as part of a weeklong effort to distribute nearly 7,800 garnet and gray trash and recycling containers to about half of…

Naugatuck recently won $98,000 from an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act energy efficiency and conservation program to buy more automated containers for recycling. –RA ARCHIVE

Grant to speed up automated collection implementation

NAUGATUCK — Automated trucks with robotic arms will collect all borough recyclables by the end of the year, thanks to an unforeseen award of federal grant money. “I think it’s…


Borough reaps benefits of CRRA program

NAUGATUCK — Residents who want to help ease the borough’s financial woes can start small—by recycling more of their household waste. The Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority (CRRA) pays to each…