Garbage & Recycling
Garbage and recycling is contracted to Waste
collected Tuesday through Thursday of
each week depending on your address (see below). WMI may be contacted
locally at 724-864-5166, or nationally at 1-800-458-4090.
(see below for information on the
The collection of recyclables is performed every week as
shown on the calendar accessed by clicking the link below.
The calendar also indicates the six (6) holidays that alter
the trash and recycling collection schedule (see more information below
Trash & recycling
collection service is delayed one
day for weeks containing one of 6 observed
holidays that affect the trash collection schedule include:
Year's Day, Memorial Day, 4th
of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
when the holiday
falls on a
weekday (with minor exceptions - see calendar link above)
No trash or
recycling is collected on these holidays. The trash
collection day for those whose scheduled day falls on one of these 6
days occurs the day after the holiday. The scheduled
collection day for all others that fall after
holiday is then delayed one day. Collection days prior to a
holiday in a
given week are unaffected.
- Glass containers
- Bi-metal containers
- Ferrous containers
- Plastic containers (PET)
- Plastic containers (HDPE)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program
Click this link
for information from Waste Management on their program for disposal of household hazardous waste including electronic equipment.
Borough Recycling &
Waste Collection Program
Click this link
for a recent Tree City
Article on the borough's recycling ordinance.
The information provided covers commercial, residential and
multi-family recycling requirements and fall leaf collection.
complete recycling ordinance is available in the code, ordinances &
for information on recycling and waste collection with answers to frequently asked questions to better understand how the program operates.
Garbage Collection Schedule