The Board of Supervisors passed an amendment at their meeting held on August 12, 2015 to require monthly collection of residential leaf waste in biodegradable bags.
All residents and residential property owners are required to separate leaf waste from regular trash for separate collection by your hauler. And all property owners are encouraged to compost leaf waste on their own properties.
Analysis of Leaf Collection
Hough Associates conducted an analysis pertaining to the collection of residential leaf waste. If interested in learning what the results of the analysis were, you can read the findings here.
Leaf Waste Collection - 2017
Thursday Collections: May 4th and 18th, July 6th, August 3rd, September 7th, October 5th and December 7th- Customers must call AJ Blosenski to schedule pick-up at 610-942-2707
Saturday Collections: June 10th, October 28th, and November 11th - No need to pre-schedule.
Leaves must be placed in biodegradable compost bags, otherwise they will not be taken.
Small branches & twigs must be bundled and no longer than 3 feet.
Plastic bags, stones, and dire are unacceptable.
Bags & debris must be placed out the evening before pickup. Limit of 5 bags or bundles.
Residents who use Republic Services will receive a post cards listing the dates for collection for October through December