Trash & Recycling

2019 – Holiday Schedule for Trash & Recycling

New Years Day – Tuesday – Trash will be picked up on Friday (1 day only this week)
Memorial Day – Monday – Recycling & Trash will be picked up on Tuesday
Independence Day – Thursday – will not affect TOGE
Labor Day – Monday – Recycling & Trash will be picked up on Tuesday
Thanksgiving Day – Thursday – will not affect TOGE
Christmas Day – Wednesday – will not affect TOGE

Trash

Curbside trash pick up – Tuesday and Friday
Bulk trash: curbside on  Friday.

If a Holiday falls on a Tuesday – Trash will be only be picked up Friday along with bulk trash. If a Holiday falls on a Friday – Trash will only be picked up on Tuesday and there will be no bulk trash pick up that week. (See Holiday Schedule above).

Recycling

Curbside recycling pick up – Monday

If a Holiday falls on a Monday – Recycling will be picked up on Tuesday along with the trash and yard waste. (See Holiday Schedule above)

Commingled Paper, Glass, Metal & Plastics

  • Newspaper and all advertising inserts
  • Magazines and glossy paper products, mail order catalogs, etc.
  • Cardboard: cereal boxes, packing boxes, etc. (Please flatten large cardboard boxes and set with/beside the bin.)
  • Telephone books, paperback books
  • Plain paper, unwanted mail, computer paper
  • Glass: All jars and bottles (all colors).
  • Metal: All aluminum and steel food and beverage cans and aluminum foil products such as balled foil wraps, and foil cookware. Please empty and rinse cans and foil products.
  • Plastics: All plastic containers can be recycled. Please empty and rinse containers. No plastic bags.

Recycling bins are available by contacting the Town Manager.

The following items will not be picked up in any circumstance:

  • Refrigerators that have not been tagged – considered bulk metal (separate pickup)
  • Hot water heaters
  • Propane tanks
  • Hazmat items (including chemicals, gas, oil, herbicides, pesticide, explosives, ext.)
  • Paint or paint thinner/remover cans _unless completely empty
  • Red bag items or medical waste
  • Cooking grease
  • Tires
  • TV’s
  • Batteries
  • Hot ash or coals
  • Construction debris (includes drywall)
  • Animal carcasses
  • Human or animal waste

Metal items, such as, but not limited to, computers, washers, dryers, fireplace grates, bikes and file cabinets will not be picked up with regular curbside trash or with the monthly large bulk pick up. The Town may schedule one or more pick up dates for metal items. Contact the Town Manager for further information.

Go to Montgomery County Solid Waste Services for information on hours & directions.