Residential Trash Collection
Residential trash collection service in the Borough takes place every TUESDAY throughout the year. Whenever there is a National Holiday during the week, the collection will be one day behind during that week. The following is a list of holidays that may affect the trash collection schedule. Check with the Borough Office if you have questions.
New Year’s Day – January 1st
Memorial Day – Monday, May 28th
Independence Day – Wednesday, July 4th
Labor Day – Monday, September 3rd
Christmas Day – December 25th
Waste Management, North Huntingdon Hauling provides trash service for the Borough. Trash must be placed at the curb by 6:00 AM and is not to be put out prior to 6:00 PM the night before. If you have any questions regarding your trash collection, please contact their Customer Service Department at 1-800-458-4090, or contact the Borough office at (412) 781-0546.
Click here for information and access to your account: Waste Management website.
Residents are advised to review the information below regarding Recycling options available. The Borough of Sharpsburg does not offer recycling services after October 31, 2018.
READ BELOW TO LEARN MORE ABOUT:
PENNSYLVANIA’S COVERED DEVICES RECYCLING ACT
Click Here to read information about PA e-cycles. As of January 2013, residents cannot place E-waste out for pick-up! E-WASTE includes TVs, computer towers, laptops, cell phones. For more details click the links below and watch the Waste Management video.
Household Special Materials Disposal
As part of the residential solid waste and recycling contract with Waste Management, you have a convenient opportunity to dispose of your household generated special materials-safely, easily and responsibly. The At-Your-Door Special Collection program, a residential service offered by Waste Management, continues to provide year-round collections for you.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
1. To Participate, you must set up a collection appointment. There are three ways to schedule a collection:
Go to www.WMAtYourDoor.com
Call 1-800-449-7587(Monday-Friday 8:00am-8:00 pm Eastern Time)
The Call Center Representatives will guide you through the steps toward a safe and successful collection. You will be asked several questions, including your address and the type and amount of materials available for the pickup. You will be provided a convenient collection date and information about where to place the kit for collection. A kit will be sent to your home in plenty of time for you to gather and pack your materials.
2. Preparing for collection
The collection kit includes an instruction sheet and other items to help pack and secure your household generated special materials. Please read the instruction sheet included in the kit.
3. Material is collected
On the scheduled date, the service technician will collect materials directly from your home. They will sort and pack the materials for proper transportation, recycling, and disposal. Participants will receive a postage-paid survey card to complete and mail back to help track the program.
4. You have more material than will fit into the kit?
Remember, this service is available year-round. Just schedule another collection! Small quantities may be combined with your neighbors. Call Center Representatives are available from Monday-Friday 8:00AM-8:00PM ET. Leave a message after hours, weekends and holidays. Email the Call Center: AtYourDoor@WM.com