Garbage

Unlimited Garbage Pickup Guidelines

White Goods – washer, dryer, hot water tank, dish washer, stove, Freon items such as refrigerator with door removed, air conditioner (NO COMMERCIAL SIZED APPLIANCES), humidifiers, dehumidifiers
Furniture – Tables, chairs, sofa, love seat, bed frames/box spring/mattress (Mattresses and upholstered items wrapped in plastic with duct tape to ensure safety of workers due to bed bug outbreaks)
Bicycles
Carpet and Padding (must be dry, rolled and tied in 4 foot sections no heavier than 50 lbs.  4 bundles equal one bulk item)
Grills – propane tank removed
Lawn Mowers – must be drained of oil and gas. NO RIDING MOWERS
Paint Cans – Latex paint must be solidified before collection, use kitty litter or sand to solidify. Place at the curb without the lid on the can
Storm doors and windows – glass must be broken out of frame and placed in a hard container of small box taped and marked “BROKEN GLASS”
Swing Set – Broken down – No Poles over 6 feet
Toilets
Vacuum Cleaners
Cabinet


Weekly Garbage Guidelines

Standard Acceptable Bulk Items

$15.00 – Wood (no longer than 4 Feet in length – tied and bundled – All Nails Flattened – less than 40 lbs.)
$25.00 per Item – White Goods – washer, dryer, hot water tank, dishwasher, stove, Freon items, Refrigerators – Remove doors, humidifiers, dehumidifiers (NO COMMERCIAL SIZED APPLIANCES)
$25.00 for Two Items – Furniture – Tables, chairs, sofa, love seat
$25.00 – Bed Frames/ Box Springs/ Mattresses-
Mattresses and upholstered items must be double wrapped in plastic with duct tape to ensure safety of workers due to bed bug outbreaks
Bicycles
Cardboard (flattened 4ft x 4ft bundled not exceeding 50 lbs)
$25.00 – Carpet and Padding (must be dry, rolled and tied in 4 ft sections no heavier than 50 lbs. 6 bundles equal one bulk item)
Christmas Tree (December to January)
$15.00 – Grills – propane tank removed
$15.00 – Lawn Mowers – must be drained of oil and gas. No riding mowers
Paint Cans – Paint must be solidified before collection, use kitty litter or sand to solidify. Place at the curb without the lid on the can
$25.00 – Storm doors and windows – glass must be broken out of frame and placed in a hard container or small box, taped and marked “BROKEN GLASS”
$25.00 – Swing Sets – Broken down- no poles over 6 ft
$20.00 – Toilets
Vacuum cleaners


Unacceptable Items

Antifreeze
Hot Ashes
Building and Lumber Debris
Burning Barrels
Blocks
Bricks
Cement
Concrete
Dirt
Gasoline
Gravel
Hazardous Waste Material
Insecticides
Liquids
Oil
Propane Tanks
Stones
Stumps
Tires
Vehicle Parts
Boats
Snow Mobiles
Riding Mowers
Roofing Shingles
Sod

BULK ITEMS THAT REQUIRE TWO EMPLOYEES TO COLLECT MAY BE PROVIDED ON ALTERNATE DAY.

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