2024-05-14 13:19News

Memories for the Long Haul

Axton on the job

The Casella Willimantic, CT Hauling Division went the extra mile to grant ten-year-old Axton the ultimate birthday wish. The fourth-grade truck enthusiast, who is on the autism spectrum, was made an honorary garbage man for the day, designating him as an official member of the Casella team. 

Watch the local news segments below to learn more about Axton's birthday surprise.



About Casella Waste Systems, Inc.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc., headquartered in Rutland, Vermont, is one of the largest recyclers and most experienced fully integrated resource management companies in the Eastern United States. Founded in 1975 as a single truck collection service, Casella has grown its operations to provide solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to more than one million residential, commercial, municipal, institutional, and industrial customers and provides professional resource management services to over 10,000 customer locations in more than 40 states.


Jeff Weld
Vice President of Communications
Jeff Weld