Garbage/Recycling Changes and Guidelines
Garbage collection will be every Thursday. When the
following holidays - New Yearís Day, Memorial Day,
Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and
Christmas Day - fall on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
or Thursday, then collection is delayed until Friday.
November 26 is the last Friday garbage day for 2004.
Friday garbage days in 2005 are June 3, July 8, Sept. 9
and Nov. 25.
Recycling will be picked up bi-monthly as indicated on
the calendar below. Recycling dates are shaded.
The following materials are to be included in the
recycling program: clear glass, brown glass, green glass,
aluminum cans, steel cans, bi-metallic cans and type 1
and type 2 plastics.
PLEASE NOTE THE THAT THE BOROUGH WILL NO
LONGER BE RECYLCING NEWSPRINT. YOUR
NEWSPRINT SHOULD BE PLACED OUT WITH YOUR
REGULAR TRASH FOR PICKUP.
All recyclables must be placed curbside in either a blue
recycling bin or a similar container. Garbage and recycling
containers must only be placed at the curb after 6 p.m.
Recyclables will not be taken if they are placed in bags.
If your garbage and/or recycling has been missed, report it
to the borough office by calling 412-885-9200, ext. 100.