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Municipal Waste Services

We Are Here to Help!

Our Customer Service team hours are:

  • 8am – 5pm Monday-Friday
  • 8am – 12pm Saturdays
  • Direct Dial 610-936-9967

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Providing Services to Your Community

Your Service Day is Tuesday

Place the trash and recycling out on Monday evening for Tuesday pick up.

Trash Services

All You Need to Know About

Trash Service in Collegeville Borough

Make sure to put your Collegeville Borough trash & recycle carts curbside Monday evening for early morning Tuesday pick-up.

  • Service is cart only – additional will not be taken.
  • Only the carts issued by the Borough can be used.
  • Your carts should be at least 3 feet clear of any other objects including other carts, mailboxes, cars, street signs, etc.
  • Wheels on your cart should be toward the house so that all materials are emptied.
  • Carts should be as close to the curb as possible but no further than six feet away from the curb edge.
  • we ask that you do not park in front ofyour containers on collection days.
  • Be sure trash is bagged and lids are closed to prevent spills.

We cannot take:

  • Hazardous waste including radioactive, reactive, toxic, ignitable, corrosive, or acidic items.

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Have additional trash or recycling?

Additional Cart Lease

Any residence may get a 2nd cart (maximum 2 waste or recycle carts total per residence).

Subject to a one-time charge of $95.

There is no additional monthly cost for a 2nd cart.

The Township will not exchange used trash carts or recycle carts for new ones.

Carts are property of the township.

Give us a call to schedule.

Bulk services

Large Item Removal

Bulk Service

To ensure proper pick up, all bulk items must be scheduled in advance by contacting the office by noon on Monday.

BULK PRICING

  • Loveseat: $10, Couch: $30, BBQ Grill:$15, Washer: $20, Dryer: $15, Area Rug: $20, Television:$55, Dresser: $25, Stove: $20, Recliner: $25, Futon: $20, Fridge: $55, Mattress: $15, Box Spring: $15, Entertainment Unit: $25, Carpet/3 rolls taped: $10, Exercise Machine: $30.

Mattresses and Toilets

For our employees’ safety:

  • Mattresses and box springs must be wrapped in plastic.
  • Toilets must be bagged.

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How to Schedule

Contact our Borough Department by 12 noon on Monday to schedule:

  • Direct Dial610-936-9967
  • [emailprotected]

Recycling Guide

We Are Here to Guide You

Recycling Services

Only un-bagged and rinsed household recycling can be put in your recycling container.

Plastic bags are not acceptable in curbside recycling programs as they cause damage to the recycling facility processing equipment.

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Acceptable Items

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All bottles and containers must be rinsed clean and dry.

Dirty recycling is contaminated recycling.

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Shredded paper cannot be recycle.It clogs the recycling sorting line.

If paper is soiled or wet, compost or trash it.

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Must be broken down.

If cardboard is soiled, compost or trash it.

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Make sure containers are rinsed out and completely empty to avoid contamination.

Dirty recycling is contaminated recycling.

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Make sure glass containers are rinsed out and completely empty to avoid contamination.

Dirty recycling is contaminated recycling.

Unacceptable Items

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Plastic bags are not accepted as part of curbside recycling programs – they get tangled in equipment and threaten worker safety.

Plastic bags can be recycled at most grocery stores.

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Plastic wrap, bubble wrap, sandwich bags and freezer bags should not go in the recycle bin.

Reuse whenever possible for presents, moving, or storage of similar items, or look for local options to recycle.

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Flexible packaging like chip bags and juice or soup pouches cannot be recycled in curbside programs.

This type of packaging is made from multiple materials preventing it from being recycled.

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Food and yard was cannot be recycled through our curbside program.

Compost or utilize UMT’s yard waste program.

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Polystyrene foam, plastic “to-go” containers and cups are made of non-recyclable materials, and are not acceptable in the curbside recycling program.

Packing peanuts aren’t recyclable either, however some shipping stores will take peanuts back for reuse.

Yard Waste and Leaves

Learn How to Dispose

Yard Waste and Leaves

The most environmentally correct way to dispose of leaves is to utilize the borough’s compost site.

Collegeville Borough, along with Trappe Borough, operate a compost site on West Seventh Avenue in Trappe.Residents of the two Boroughs may drop off yard waste at the compost sitefree of charge.

The facility accepts leaves, grass trimmings, branches, twigs, weeds and other general biodegradable yard waste.

Residents of the two Boroughs may drop off yard waste at the compost sitefree of charge.

  • Identification will be required.
  • Questions about hours of operation or acceptable waste can directed to Public Works Department at 610.489.2831.

**Please do not drop off food or compostable containers, wire, weed barriers or other non-biodegradable items that may be found in your yard.

Curbside leaf collection occurs annually.

Please check the Borough of Collegeville’s “Bulletin Board” for the annual date.

  • Only leaves will be collected. Grass clippings, twigs and other yard waste will not be collected.
  • Leaves must be placed in biodegradable paper yard waste bags.
  • Bags must be curbside for collection.

  • Trees from Christmas 2023 will be picked up: Saturday January 13th, 2024
  • Trees over 6′ tall should be cut in half.
  • All decorations must be removed.
  • Do not bag trees for pick up.

Holiday Services

Holiday Services and Schedule

Collegeville Borough

Collegeville Memorial Day 2024

Monday, May 27th, 2024

Check schedule

Collegeville Independence Day 2024

Thursday, July 4th, 2024

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Collegeville Labor Day

Monday, September 2nd, 2024

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Collegeville Thanksgiving 2024

Thursday, November 28th, 2024

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Collegeville Christmas 2024

Wednesday, December 25th, 2024

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Collegeville New Year’s Day 2025

Wednesday, January 1st, 2025

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Upcoming Events

Collegeville Borough

Upcoming Events

Montgomery County Household Hazardous Waste Event: SUNDAY, October 22

Lower Merion Transfer Station
1300 N. Woodbine Avenue, Penn Valley

Montgomery County: Document Shredding Events

2nd Tuesday of each Month
Upper Moreland Twp. Library
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Municipal Waste Services

Commonly Asked Questions

Only bagged household trash can be put in your trash container. Please do not put loose trash into your trash cart. Do not place recyclable materials, construction refuse, yard waste, demolition refuse or hazardous materials in your cart.

If a resident believes they’ll need an additional 95-gallon cart they’ll be able to lease a second cart at their expense at cost of the container.

Only the carts issued by the Borough can be used.

Trash left outside the carts will not be collected.

Only un-bagged and rinsed household recycling can be put in your recycling container. Plastic bags are not acceptable in curbside recycling programs as they cause damage to the recycling facility processing equipment.

Place recyclables loose and directly into your recycling cart.

Do not place trash materials, construction refuse, yard waste, demolition refuse or hazardous materials into your recycling cart.

No. The cart is the property of the Borough of Collegeville and is assigned to each street address by means of a unique serial number. If you move, please leave the cart at your home. Please do not write house numbers or put any other markings on the carts.

No. The automated carts are the property of the Borough and therefore no resident shall write on, placestickers upon, or deface the carts in any way.

No. The carts delivered to you are designed to withstand the pressure placed on them by the collectionequipment when the cart is being emptied.

Apply for a new cart at the Borough Hall during normal business hours. Once your information isobtained, collection cart(s) will be assigned and delivered.

We recommend repurposing your old trash containers for use around the house for other storageneeds.

If you do not wish to keep your old trash container, plastic trash containers can be placed into the automated collection carts for disposal. Metal containers (empty) can be left curbside marked “For Trash” for one-time collection by our truck. Please do not place metal trash containers in the carts for disposal.

Questions? We’re Here to Help

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FAQs

How do I pick up bulky items in Lake Elsinore? ›

Bulk Item Collection

City of Lake Elsinore residents are allowed two free bulky item pickups annually. Please call CR&R at 800-755-8112 between 8 am to 5 pm to make arrangements in advance for the pickup. For more information please visit the CR&R website.

How do I pick up bulk waste in Trotwood Ohio? ›

I have bulk trash and/or large items that need to be removed from my curb. Who do I contact? The City of Trotwood contracts with Rumpke for all trash removal, including bulk waste. To schedule a bulk pickup, contact Rumpke at 937-461-0004.

What is the number for picking up bulky waste in the city of Hartford? ›

DO! Call Hartford 311 at (860) 757-9311 to schedule a collection schedule a collection.

How do I pick up bulky items at Westlake Village? ›

Waste Management offers a bulky item pickup service on request. Each household is allowed two free pickups per year, and a total of 6 items per year. Additional pickups are available for a service charge of $20.

Where can I dispose of bulky items? ›

For removal of bulky item(s) for disposal, please contact the public waste collector (PWC) serving your estate. The removal of bulky items will be at a separate fee. Alternatively, you may engage any licensed waste collector to provide the removal service.

Does LA charge for bulky item pickup? ›

LASAN will pick up items too large for a normal trash bin free of charge. These include items like beds, couches, and fridges. If you find these items abandoned on the street, please report it, and LASAN will pick them up for free too.

How do I dispose of empty bulk bags? ›

Reusing or recycling bulk bags reduces the demand for plastic production and oil, which is a non-renewable resource. The very best method for manufacturing facilities to get rid of Super Sacks from their waste stream is by gathering empty sacks throughout the facility and baling them.

How much does it cost to dump at a landfill in Ohio? ›

Ohio's state disposal and environmental protection fee is currently $4.75 per ton of solid waste. The fee is collected at the first transfer facility or landfill facility that receives solid waste.

Who is the gas company in Trotwood Ohio? ›

Just Energy strives to be a great electricity and natural gas provider to homeowners in Trotwood, Ohio. And we have a 20-year track record of doing just that for over a million happy customers. At Just Energy, we work for you. That's why you can always expect the best customer service and rates.

How do you manage bulky waste? ›

Retailer take-back – removal of your old appliance, furniture or kitchen. House clearance – use a house clearance company. Council dump – drive it to your civic amenity site, tip or Household Waste & Recycling Centre. Council collection – book a bulky waste collection from your council.

How do I pick up bulky waste in East Hartford? ›

Residents will no longer need a permit for the curbside pick-up of bulky waste. Residents may call All American Waste at (860) 289-7850 or email easthartford@aawllc.com for an appointment for curbside bulky waste pick-up.

Is there a 311 in CT? ›

Hartford 311 is a toll-free, non-emergency call center, designed to connect Hartford residents, businesses and visitors to City services, resources and information.

Can I leave furniture on the curb in NYC? ›

Something is considered a large item (or bulk item) if it is too large to fit inside a bin or bag. NYC residents can get free curbside removal of large items – no appointment necessary. Set your large items out at the curb next to your trash. You can set out up to six items (bags, bundles) per collection day.

How to dispose of a mattress in NYC? ›

You can dispose of a mattress, box spring, or futon with your regular trash. Bulk pick-up appointments are no longer offered and can't be scheduled. Place these items curbside between 6 PM and midnight the evening before your bulk trash collection day.

Can you leave furniture on the curb in Jersey City, NJ? ›

Residents are allowed up to four bulk items per collection day bulk items include furniture, mattresses, etc. (mattresses must be wrapped in plastic prior to placing curbside). Please call the Jersey City Department of Public Works (JCDPW) at 201-547-4400 to schedule a bulk waste pick up.

How do I pick up a bulky item in Riverside CA? ›

You have options! Schedule a bulky item appointment by calling the City of Riverside at (951) 826-5311: On the day of your bulky appointment, please make sure your items are curbside by 5:30 am. The total items collected per bulky item appointment is limited to five (5) items two (2) times per year.

How do I pick up bulky items in San Fernando Valley? ›

Large household items that do not fit inside the trash cart need to be scheduled for a bulky item pickup. Please call our customer service department 48 hours in advance of your collection day at 800-499-4898 to schedule a pickup.

What is the phone number for CR and R Lake Elsinore? ›

If you are not billed directly by CR&R please email us on our “Contact Us” page or call our Customer Service department at 800.826. 9677 to obtain this information.

How do I schedule a bulky pickup in Hayward? ›

Call (510) 537-5500 to schedule your pickup day.

Multi-family properties may schedule pickups for free through their property manager.

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