Please click here to access the latest Town of Brewster updates on the Coronavirus

Brewster Cumulative Cases: 404 (108 in long-term care facilities)
Please note - # of cases may differ from state or county totals based on data collection methods. Long term care facility data reported to the state database includes all residents and staff tested at the facility. Brewster totals only include residents and staff that reside in Brewster. Click here for a chart of cases by date.

The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment offers a helpline for COVID related questions, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm, at 1-774-330-3001. 

Due to current public health data and state restrictions, Town offices are closed to the public until further notice.

Stores Stocking PAYT Bags

All trash delivered to the Brewster Transfer Station must be in official yellow Brewster PAYT bags. Nothing has changed with recyclables. Sorted recyclable materials may still be delivered in any container and placed into the designated collection dumpster containers at the Recycling Center.

Bags will be available in 3 sizes and sold in packages of 5 bags, each:
33 gallon bags (33” x 35”) are $2.00 each and a package of 5 will be $10.00 (no tax)
15 gallon bags (24” x 28”) are $1.00 each and a package of 5 will be $5.00 (no tax)
8 gallon bags (20” x 24”) are $0.50 each and a package of 5 will be $2.50 (no tax)

For more information about Pay As You Throw or recycling in Brewster click here or call the PAYT recorded info line at 508-896-4504. Thank you.

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions about PAYTYellow

Brewster Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) bags are available in local stores. Please note, some merchants require PAYT bag purchases to be made with cash.


The following stores have agreed to be our local retailers:

Brewster General Store
1935 Main Street (Route 6A), Brewster

Brewster Village Marketplace
1760 Main Street (Route 6A), Brewster

Brewster Farms Market
2771 Main Street (Route 6A), Brewster

Ferretti’s Market
501 Underpass Road, Brewster

Shaw’s Supermarket – Skaket Corners
9 West Road, Orleans

Stop & Shop – Harwich, Dennis & Orleans
111 State Highway 137, Harwich
500 Route 134, South Dennis
24 Route 6A

True Value Hardware – Brewster
2650 Main Street (Route 6A), Brewster

Mid Cape Home Centers- Orleans, South Dennis
15 Main St., Orleans MA &
465 Route 134, South Dennis MA

Ring Bros. Market
485 Route 134 S. Dennis

Harwich Paint
181 Route 137 Harwich 

Rite Aid
130 Route 6A
Orleans MA 02653