Did you Know?
The town of Orleans total land area is 13.94 square miles.
There are more lighthouses in and around Cape Cod than in any other County in the USA.
Old Kings Highway, otherwise known as Route 6A is 39 miles long and is the longest contiguous historic district in America.
Cape Cod is made up of 15 towns that encompass 400 square miles.
The largest pond on Cape Cod is Long Pond in Harwich/Brewster (743 acres).
The Pilgrims first landed in Provincetown in November of 1620.
Provincetown’s Pilgrim Monument, at 252-feet, is the tallest all-granite structure in America.
The paper bag was first created in Dennis by Luther Child Crowell and was patented by him in 1867.
Did you know that the average American uses 650 pounds of paper per year? If we all chip in by recycling our paper instead of throwing it away, we can save 17 trees, 60 pounds of air pollutants, and 390 gallons of oil for every ton that is recycled!
If you have Nauset Disposal curbside service, your container needs to be at the curb by 6:00am. Our drivers start that early, and with our routes constantly changing its not guaranteed we will arrive the same time every week.
If you have multiple toters at your residence, be sure to fill one before you start filling the second. You will save if we only dump one toter.
1. Green your garage by clearing out clutter. Garages and sheds are magnets for clutter bikes, old clothes, beach gear, buckets, tools… Put those unwanted items back into the cycle by up cycling them or donating them to a thrift store. …Read More
“To the great folks at Nauset, Just a quick note to thank you so much for taking care of our needs and “ saving my butt” this summer. I forgot about starting the service and on Tuesday I called you and you were able to pick up SAME DAY, and if that is not enough after the renters left for the season, they put the garbage out too late, but you came by on Monday and took care of it.”Kara Millis Very grateful- You guys are the best!!