Yard Waste, Keep it Clean!


Yard waste collections resume on your regular collection day the week of April 1, 2019 and continue weekly through December 13, 2019.

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To order a GREEN top Yard Waste cart contact the Customer Service Center, 724-776-4806, option 3.

Biodegradable Yard Waste bags are available for purchase from Customer Service.
Avoid a melt-down or fire!
  • Dispose of cold fireplace ashes or charcoal in your regular Gray-Top garbage cart.
  • Do not place hot charcoal or burning wood in your cart!
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Acceptable Yard Waste


  • Garden waste
  • Grass clippings
  • Hedge trimmings
  • Leaves
  • Tree trimmings
  • House plants

Not Acceptable as Yard Waste


  • Lumber or construction materials
  • Plastic bags
  • Children's plastic toys
  • Garden hoses
  • Flower (plastic) pots
  • Scrap metal
  • Auto parts, wheel weights, or motor oil
  • Tires
  • Rocks, bricks, stones or concrete chunks
  • Tree trunks, firewood
  • Soil or dirt