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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

November 2019

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

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.