Weekly Municipal Waste Collection

Guidelines: 

  • Municipal (household) waste is collected once per week for the various sections of the Borough.
  • Municipal waste for disposal be placed curbside by 7 a.m. (by 6 a.m. when summer hours are in effect) on the scheduled collection day and no earlier than 5 p.m. the evening before.
  • Trash Cans - 45 gallon maximum capacity; with a maximum weight of 40 pounds.
  • Plastic Bags - 35 pound maximum capacity.
  • Limit - 3 plastic bags or 3 trash cans per household per week.
  • Compliance of these guideline is mandatory and will be enforced in accordance with Ordinance Number 2008-1073 (PDF).

Municipal Waste must be free of:

  • Hazardous Waste, Paint, Medical Waste, and all types of Recyclables.
  • Any bag or can containing such items will not be picked up.

Collection Days:

  • Monday North Side
  • Wednesday South Side
  • Thursday Claremont Section / Gladys Avenue Area Lost Valley / Little Weston
  • Friday Big Weston