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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

July 2019

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

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.