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Trash Pickup (Regular Household Trash Only)

  • Monday – 1st Ward
  • Tuesday – 2nd & 4th Ward
  • Wednesday – 3rd, 5th, and “Patch” area of 6th Ward (bordered by W. Grove & Larch St between Blakely St & Adams Ave.)
  • Thursday – 6th Ward

2020 Dunmore trash pickup dates

January 2020

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • 3rd & 5th Ward - Trash Pickup
2
  • 6th Ward Trash Pickup
3
  • Newspaper Collection - 6th Ward
4
5
6
  • 1st Ward Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
7
  • 2nd & 4th Ward Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
8
  • 3rd & 5th Ward - Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
9
  • 6th Ward Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
10
  • Newspaper Collection
11
12
13
  • 1st Ward Trash Pickup
14
  • 2nd & 4th Ward Trash Pickup
15
  • 3rd & 5th Ward - Trash Pickup
16
  • 6th Ward Trash Pickup
17
  • Newspaper Collection
18
19
20
  • 1st Ward Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
21
  • 2nd & 4th Ward Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
22
  • 3rd & 5th Ward - Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
23
  • 6th Ward Trash Pickup
  • Recycling Days
24
  • Newspaper Collection - 3rd & 5th Ward
25
26
27
  • 1st Ward Trash Pickup
28
  • 2nd & 4th Ward Trash Pickup
29
  • 3rd & 5th Ward - Trash Pickup
30
  • 6th Ward Trash Pickup
31
  • Newspaper Collection - 6th Ward

Large Item Removal – contact Borough office for schedule of pick up

HOLIDAYS PUSH BACK ALL COLLECTION BY ONE DAY.

**NOTICE** – We do not pick up electronics, freezers, refrigerators, dehumidifiers, air conditioners, tires, batteries, construction debris, or hazardous waste.

Recycling Information

The Lackawanna County Recycling Guide

We do not have any more recycling cans at the borough building. All glass, plastic and cans may be put in any open container for collection on the appropriate day. Newspapers and cardboard should be bundled and tied or put into a shallow open cardboard box on the appropriate Friday for your ward.

Yard Waste Information

  • Yard Waste is collected the opposite week of regular recycling on your garbage day.
  • Yard Waste must be in brown bio-degradable bags or an open container NOT in plastic bags. Brown bio-degradable leaf bags may be purchased at the Borough Building at the cost of $3.00 for 5 bags.
  • Collection of yard waste is done on the opposite week of your recycling on the same day.