Local Resources - Hopkinton

Hopkinton Frequently Asked Questions

Trash and Recycling Trash – picked up every week on assigned day. Only the provided green bin. Extra bags available at Hopkinton Lumber and Price Chopper. One combustible item a week that you do not need to call about.  White metal disposal last Saturday of the month at Highway Dept (83 Wood St).  Call EL Harvey’s to dispose of other items not accepted by Hopkinton. See Schedule:  https://cms5.revize.com/revize/hopkintonma/322576_EL%20Harvey_Hopkinton_Proof_2.pdf

  • Recycling – Blue bin provided. Can get buy an extra bin through EL Harvey or privately, mark it, make sure it can be picked up by truck. Picked up eery other week.
  • Drop-off Saturdays (7:30am – 3pm) at Harvey’s on Wood Street.
Condominium complexes have their own private pick-up, through HOA.   Schools No neighborhood schools.  Prefer to keep all kids in town together.  No preferred area of town because of better schools.  Keep resources for each grade together.
  • Marathon School – Pre-K to 1st grade
  • Elmwood School – 2nd and 3rd grade
  • Hopkins School – 4th and 5th grade
  • Hopkinton Middle School – 6th – 8th grade
  • Hopkinton High School – 9th – 12th grade
  • EMC Park
  • KidSpot in Ashland
  • School playgrounds when schools are not in session
  • Senior Center, Respite Center, BayPath Society, Project Just Because, HPTO
Adult Clubs
  • Hopkinton Moms Group
  • Hopkinton Womens Club
  • Hopkinton Garden Club
  • Hopkinton Lions Club
Kids’ Activities
  • Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, DI
  • Town Little League – must be 5 before April 30th
  • Town Basketball – starting 2nd grade
  • Town Soccer – starting at 4 years old
  • Gymnastics - Shen’s, Holliston, Elite, Ashland
  • Karate – Next Generation, Holliston, Cormier Self-Defense, Holliston
Project Just Because Running Errands – Milford to the South; Westborough to the North Commuting Framingham/Worcester line runs from Worcester – Boston  Train Stations – Ashland, Southborough, Westborough Adult Exercising
  • Tennis courts – in front of Middle School
  • Westborough Tennis and Swim Club – 11 tennis courts, pickleball courts, outdoor pool that becomes indoors Labor Day – Memorial Day, fitness classes, indoor basketball, equipment, separate Kids’ Gym, childcare, camps.
Facebook pages
  • Hometown Hospitality
  • Hopkinton Uncommon
  • Hopkinton Dads
  • Buy Nothing, Hopkinton
  • Class of XXXX pages
  • Hopkinton Yard Sale


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