Borough announces leaf collection schedule  

NAUGATUCK — Leaves will be collected over three separate upcoming weeks in Naugatuck.

Leaves will be collected Oct 23 through Oct. 27, Nov. 13 through Nov. 17 and Nov. 27 through Dec. 1. Collection is done on residents’ regular trash day. Leaves must be in 30-gallon paper bags. Grass clippings, pine needles, hay, flowers and other soft yard waste material can also be placed in the paper bags.

Leaves are also accepted in 30-gallon paper bags year-round at the recycling center on Rubber Avenue. The center is open on Thursdays and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 203-720-7071.