MJ Connolly Transfer Station

Transfer Station

740 Broadway
Melrose, MA 02176
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Acceptable Materials


  • Municipal Solid Waste


This facility does not accept hazardous waste


  • Transfer Station Permit: NESW-TS-001A


Please contact the receiving facility for acceptable material types and receiving hours. Hours may vary due to seasonality and weather conditions.

Additional Information

  • UPDATE 3/19/2020: At Waste Management, we are committed to putting people first. Based on available information to date, Waste Management is maintaining our standard post-collection operations. However, the COVID-19 situation is evolving daily, and for the safety of our employees, drivers and customers, we are no longer going to be offering the use of loaner PPE (such as hard hats, safety vests, etc) effective tomorrow Friday March 20th. Please ensure all drivers arriving at the following WM facilities arrive with all necessary PPE in order to access the site. Drivers without such PPE will be turned away in an effort to ensure our operations continue to run smoothly for everyone.

Preferred Payment Options

  • Credit or Debit Cards
  • Credit Account

Hours and Closures

All times are local

  Open Close
Monday 4:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday 4:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday 4:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Thursday 4:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Friday 4:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Additional Hours
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Holiday Hours

New Years (January 1) Closed
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Third Monday of Every January) Open
Presidents Day (Third Monday in February) Open
Good Friday (The Friday immediately preceding Easter Sunday) Open
Memorial Day (Last Monday in May) Closed
King Kamehameha Day (June 11) Open
Independence Day (July 4) Closed
Labor Day (First Monday in September) Closed
Veterans Day (November 11) Open
Thanksgiving Day (Fourth Thursday in November) Closed
Christmas Eve (December 24) Open
Christmas Day (December 25) Closed
New Years Eve (December 31) Open