Trash Collection & Recycling Schedule

BOROUGH TRASH COLLECTION AND RECYCLING:

Effective, January 1, 2017, the Borough of Swissvale will be handling all trash collection for Chalfant Borough.

Trash will now be collected on Friday mornings for the exception of the holidays listed below.   On these holiday weeks, trash collection will take place on Saturday and not Friday.

Per borough ordinance, please do not put your trash cans on the curb more than 24 hours in advance, and remove them within 24 hours of pick up.

Trash Collection Holiday Schedule:

New Year’s Week:  Friday, January 5, 2018 to be collected on Saturday, January 6, 2018

Good Friday Week:  Friday, March 30, 2018 to be collected on Saturday, March 31, 2018

Memorial Day Week:  Friday,  June 1, 2018 to be collected on Saturday, June 2, 2018

Independence Day Week:  Friday, July 6, 2018 to be collected on Saturday, July 7, 2018

Labor Day Week:  Friday, September 7, 2018 to be collected on Saturday, September 8, 2018

Thanksgiving Week:  Friday, November 30, 2018 to be collected on Saturday, December 1, 2018

Christmas Week:  Friday, December 28, 2018 to be collected on Saturday,  December 29, 2018

New Years Holiday Week: Friday January 4, 2019 to be collected on Saturday, January 5, 2019.

Recycling Information:

Chalfant Borough has “single stream” recycling bins in the Public Safety Building Driveway located off Rossmore which can accommodate glass, cans, plastic bottles, paperboard, and non-corrugated cardboard.

Newspapers, junk mail, catalogs, magazines, and office paper can be placed in the large green Abitibi bin.

Please do not put plastic bags, general trash, or food waste in these bins.