Trash Collection and Schedule for
Place your trash out for pick-up no earlier than 6:00 pm the day before your collection day. For information on your assigned trash day or removal of bulk trash items please call Borough Hall at 610-284-1606.
All trash shall be placed in metal or plastic containers. The container size must not exceed 33 gallons. When filled the container must weigh less than 30 pounds. All containers must be covered with a lid. Plastic trash bags are not acceptable. Ordinance 1248 enacted 8-1-96 “all ashes, rubbish and garbage shall be placed in metal or plastic containers of not more than thirty-three gallons capacity which do not, when filled, weigh in excess of thirty pounds. Such containers, when closed, shall effectively prevent the entry of vermin and vectors therein. The Borough shall not collect more than five containers of trash from any participating property.”
- No more than any combination of 5 containers per collection.
- No construction debris.
- Tree limbs, tree logs, and wood must be tied up into 3′ bundles. Remove all nails. No more than 4 bundles will be picked per collection.
- No hazardous waste materials.
- Do not mix recyclable materials in with your household trash. Recycling day is on Wednesday.
Bulk Trash Collection
To arrange pick up of “white goods” – large items such as washing machines, dryers, refrigerators, freezers and hot water heaters please call the Yeadon Public Works Department at 610-623-3636.
Other household items such as sofas, beds and furniture can be placed out for regular trash collection but is limited to one large item per trash collection. Rugs must be rolled and tied and can be put out for regular collection.
As of January 24, 2013 trash haulers will no longer accept computers & computer peripherals (printers & monitors), and small household appliances with cords for trash collection. It is the responsibility of the homeowner to ensure these products go to authorized recycling centers. For a list of e-waste recycling events in Delaware County: http://www.co.delaware.pa.us/recycle/ewasterecycle.html.
|Day||Trash Collected on:|
|Monday||Manor Dr., Ruskin Ln., Moore Ave. Arbor Rd., Angora Drive, Laurel Rd., Holly Rd., Fern Street, Rose Street, East Church Ln., Cobbs Creek Pkwy ( 600 block) , Longacre Blvd., Fern Street (from Myra Ave to Whitby Ave), Cypress (from Penn Blvd to Whitby Ave), Baily Road (east of Church Lane)|
|Tuesday||Yeadon Ave. (to north side of Whitby Ave), Bailey Rd. (west of Church Lane to Lansdowne Ave), Church Lane (west side from Penn Street to Whitby Ave), Redwood Ave, Cedar Ave., Bonsall Ave., Orchard Ave., Commerce Dr., Industrial Park, Paul Dr., Union Ave., Hazel Ave., Maple Ave., Walnut Ave., Wycombe Ave, Fairview Ave., Lincoln Ave., Elberon Ave., Elder Ave., Hillview Circle, Hereford Place, Lansdowne Ave., Robin Rd.|
|Thursday||Parley Ave (south side to intersection of Church Lane & Chester Ave), Mac Dade Blvd (west of Church Lane), Rundle Ave, Allen Drive, Serrill Ave., Duncan Ave., Bell Ave., Stetser St., Duff Ave., Baird Ave., Norma Rd., Chester Ave., Yeadon Ave (south of Parley Ave), Bullock Ave.(south of Parley ), Darnell Ave (west of Church Lane ), Parmley Ave.|
|Friday||Parley Ave to Cobbs Creek Pkwy, Guenther Ave., Bullock Ave. to Parmley Ave., Revere Rd., Laurel Rd., Arbor Rd., Pleasant Rd., Fern Street (south of Whitby Ave.) Cypress St. (south of Whitby Av), Connell Ave., Rader Ave., Cobbs Creek Pkwy to Chester Ave.|
If a holiday falls on your regularly scheduled collection day place your trash out on the next business day.
Please note there are no other changes to the schedule. For example, if Monday is a holiday no trash will be collected on Monday. The next day, which is Tuesday, trash will be collected for citizens on the Monday and Tuesday routes. Below is a list of the 2012 holidays and the pick-up schedule:
|2013 Holidays||Dates||Trash Pick-Up|
|Martin Luther King||1/21||1/22|
|Independence Day||7/4||no pick-up|
|General Election Day||11/5||11/5|