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.
Hurricane have recently caused catastrophic damage… In continuing our dedication to our community – and beyond – Nauset Disposal is contributing to the Hurricane Relief efforts by supporting the American Red Cross. We’re donating the cost of the first month …Read More
Ben arrived at his office the same time that we arrived for their trash pick up. Ben noticed that it was an unusually heavy trash week with the container overflowing and windblown excess surrounding the container. In Ben’s mind he was going to drop off his bag and then return to the dumpster area to clean up the overflow. In the time that it took Ben to come back downstairs, the can was already emptied and the entire surrounding area was completely clean with no debris to be found and we had already driven off. Ben was “blown away”!
-Ben Caswell, Cape Save