Rear or Side Yard Garbage Collection
Zone 1 - Mondays and Thursdays (East Side of Borough)
Zone 2 – Tuesdays and Fridays (West Side of Borough)
Household garbage will be collected by private contractor, Waste Industries, from the rear or side yard between 6:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. except designated holidays. Collections missed on holidays will be made up on the next regularly scheduled collection day. Designated holidays are: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
The contractor is required to collect garbage from the rear or side yard, which is defined to be within ten (10) feet of the rear or side of a building. Garbage containers equipped with lids must be provided by the property owner and shall not exceed thirty (30) gallons capacity. A walkway or path to the containers must be kept clear and free of snow and ice.
Garden refuse and small branches placed in containers are also picked up by Waste Industries. These must be placed at the curb the night before the regular collection day.
Large branches are also picked up by Waste Industries. These must be securely tied in bundles with a maximum length of 3 feet and placed at the curb the night before the regular collection day.
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