YARD WASTE COLLECTION SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 3RD WILL BE THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH DUE TO THE HOLIDAY. Yard waste is collected the first and third Tuesday of every month.Yard waste must be placed curbside by 7 a.m. in either a trash can, recyclable brown bag, or tied into bundles. Just a reminder that sticks and branches may not exceed 4 feet in length or 4 inches in diameter, and no container to exceed 40 pounds. Grass clippings are not accepted in yard waste or regular trash. Please recycle throughout your lawn. See yard waste schedule below.
Christmas trees will be collected curbside by the Public Works Department in January. Dates are posted on the front page of the website. If you dispose of your tree after January, please include it with regular yard waste collection.
The Borough's regular collection of yard debris will continue at the same time as loose leaf collection. Those collection days are the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Leaves remaining after collection of loose leaves has ended may be included in the yard waste collection. Leaves must be placed in cans or brown paper bags - no plastic bags allowed.
Prefer to get rid of your yard waste yourself? Yard waste can be brought to County Conservation, a private yard waste collection company operating at the Delaware County Compost Farm in Chester Township. Contact them directly at (856) 227-6900 or by visiting their website at www.countyconservation.com for hours of operation.