New Residents

This guide (PDF) contains lots of useful information for residents of the town.

Note: This information is provided to assist new residents. Except for Town Departments, the Town does not particularly endorse or recommend these providers.

Trash / Recycling

The following companies provide commercial curbside pickup in Westford.

Acme Waste Systems

Phone: 978-479-2434
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Waste Management

Phone: 800-972-4545
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Review the Town's Trash/Recycling pages for more information.

Phone / Cable / Internet

Telephone and cable services in Westford are provided by:


Verizon Internet Website
Verizon Telephone Website
Phone: 800-870-9999
Repairs: 978-555-1611


Comcast Website
Telephone Service Phone: 800-934-6489
Cable Service Phone: 800-633-4266 


The Town's Water Department provides service to a portion of the Town.
Phone: 978-692-5529
Monday - Friday
7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Gas / Electric

Natural gas and electric services in Westford are provided by National Grid.

National Grid

National Grid Website
Gas Phone: 800-233-5325
Gas Leaks: 800-233-5325
Electricity Phone: 800-322-3223 

License / Permits

State Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV)

New to Massachusetts? Vehicle registration and driver licensing is done by the Registry of Motor Vehicles.

Town Permits & Licenses

Most town permits and licenses can be applied for online, however you may want to talk to the appropriate department about local regulations before applying.

Town Departments