Effective immediately trash that is put out in plastic garbage bags will be not be picked up, all trash must be placed in container receptacles. Please place all garbage to be collected in sealed or tied plastic trash bags and then in a water tight container with a tight fitted lid, with handles and tapered sides. Containers must be vermin proof. Please do not place garbage at the curb before 6:00 PM of the day prior to the collection day and remove empty containers by 7:00 PM on the day of collection.
Residential Properties are limited to a maximum of three (3) thirty-two (32) gallon containers per collection day.
Commercial and Mixed-Use properties are limited to four (4) thirty-two (32) gallon containers per collection day.
Placement of Containers shall be set or placed as near as possible on or along the curb-line and shall not be set or placed in any gutter, road or on any walk, sidewalk or public thoroughfare so as to interfere with public travel.
Only garbage in containers will be collected. Bags that are not in containers will be left t the curb. If you already have a serviceable container which exceeds thirty-two (32) gallons, please continue to use it. Do not feel compelled to replace it.
Copies of this ordinance can be obtained in the Borough Clerk’s Office