The Gardner Health Department strives to provide a safe and sanitary environment for the residents of Gardner.
The Health Department provides inspections of restaurants, markets, beaches, pools, camps, housing, and other facilities.
The Health Department operates the Gardner Transfer Station and helps to oversee curbside collection of trash and recyclables. Gardner has one of the highest recycling rates in Massachusetts-43%.
For questions regarding the City’s Sludge Only Landfill or to report an odor complaint please contact Violia at 978-630-8791 during normal business hours. When reporting a complaint please provide the exact location and time of the complaint so Violia operators can respond appropriately. Sludge Landfill