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Muncipal Waste Collection Services
|Trash, Recycling and Yard Waste Billing Information|
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Q: How am I billed for Municipal Waste Collection service?
Q: When is my bill mailed?
A: All trash bills are mailed once a year: Bills are sent out in May
|Municipal Waste Services In Lower Pottsgrove|
|JP Mascaro collects trash, recyclables, and leaf waste for Lower Pottsgrove Township residents on public streets. Collection for trash and
recyclables is every Monday beginning at 6 a.m. To ensure that you are not missed, placed items at the curb the night before. Items may not be placed at the curb
before 4 p.m. the night before and must be removed no later than 10 a.m. the day following collection.|
Each household is limited to FOUR (4) 25 to 50 gallon waste containers/bags weighing no more than 50 pounds per container each week. Containers may be plastic or metal trash cans OR plastic trash bags. Commercial toters are not an approved waste container under the Lower Pottsgrove Township trash removal contract and these containers will NOT be collected.
|If Monday is a celebrated holiday, collection will be on Tuesday. This applies only to the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, and Christmas Day.|
|Items that are Not Collected|
Leaf waste is collected the first Monday of April, May and June in the spring and the first Monday of October, November and December in the fall. Collection is ONLY on the FIRST Monday of the month. Leaves must be bagged in compostable kraft paper bags. Bags are available for purchase at the Township office, Sanatoga Thriftway, Redners Supermarket and other local retailers. Please put only leaves in the bags. Plastic bags will not be accepted.
In addition to Township collection days, Arborganic Acres (www.arborganicacres.com), is available to to drop off yard waste. Arborganic Acres is open regular hours and accepts most items free of charge.
Additionally, Hetrick Gardens, located at 2620 Swamp Pike, also accepts leaf and yard waste from residents of Lower Pottsgrove Township.
Hetrick Gardens accepts items by appointment. To make an appointment,, call Matt Hetrick at 484-686-6293. For more information, visit www.hetrickgardens.com
|For questions or problems regarding your waste collection, please contact the following:|
|Lower Pottsgrove Township||(610) firstname.lastname@example.org|
Lower Pottsgrove Township, 2199 Buchert Road Pottstown, PA 19464
phone: 610-323-0436 | fax: 610-323-3824 | email: email@example.com