Accepted items include:
Electronics, such as televisions, printers, computers, monitors, fax machines, telephones, VCRs, DVD players and other electronic items and mattresses.
Residents who want to participate will be able to continue to drop off their glass, plastics, cardboard and newspapers free of charge from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the following locations:
Mondays - War Memorial parking lot in Rogers Park
Tuesdays - Richter Park on Aunt Hack Road
Wednesdays - Police Athletic League parking lot - Hayestown Ave
Thursdays - King Street Volunteer Fire House on South King St
Fridays - Mill Plain Green in front of 65 Mill Plain Road
Spring, Fall & Live Christmas Tree Pick-up:
To help our residents with their yard clean up needs, the city runs a Spring and Fall Leaf Pick-Up program for six weeks each season.
ONLY LEAVES bagged in PAPER LEAF BAGS with NO TAPE should be left at curbside in front of residences for the city’s Highway Department to pick-up.
NO TAPE OF ANY KIND, NO PLASTIC BAGS, NO LARGE DEBRIS, NO GRASS, ROCKS, DIRT, GARBAGE OR ANIMAL WASTE, NO BRUSH or TREE STUMPS
BRANCHES WILL BE PICKED UP SEPARATELY.
Limbs must be cut into lengths no longer than 4 feet, no limb may be larger than 4 inches in diameter. Branches must be bundled with twine in bundles no heavier than 35 lbs.
In addition, each January, the city will pick up live Christmas trees.
The Pickup Programs are divided by I-84; Section A is south of I-84 (zip code 06810) and Section B is north of I-84 (zip code 06811). For upcoming pickup schedules please visit our homepage during the season.