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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

2019 Dunmore trash pickup dates

September 2019

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

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.