Yard Waste Pickup
Archbald Borough DPW will begin picking up yard waste curbside in biodegradable bags the week of April 28, 2021 and continue every other week 0n your recycling day and will stop October 15, 2021. Biodegradable lawn & leaf bags can be purchased at home & garden stores or the Borough office for $2.50 for 5 bags. No plastic bags are allowed for this service. Vegetation set out in plastic bags will not be picked up by the Borough or J.P. Mascaro.
There can be no commingling with any other materials; that is no brush or branches, no garbage, animal waste, dirt, construction material, or other recyclables.Yard waste info2 2021
Yard waste info 2021
Archbald Borough also provides curbside leaf pickup by Vacuum truck. This service will begin in the fall of 2021 for 2 consecutive weeks. If your recycling day is Wednesday, have your leaves to the curb Sunday night. If your recycling day is Thursday, have your leaves to the curb Monday night and if your recycling day is Friday, have your leaves to the curb Wednesday night. The same will be for the week of November 1, 2021.
The Borough provides branch and brush chipping during the warmer months. Chipping will start April 26, 2021. Branch and brush must be placed curbside for chipping. We will not go on private property. No bags allowed. Chipping is done on Mondays and Tuesday afternoons. Please call the Borough offices at 570-876-1800 to be placed on the list for chipping. Last day to request branch chipping is October 15, 2021.
Ashes will be picked up every Tuesday from January 5, 2021 to April 27, 2021. Ashes will then be picked up every other Tuesday starting May 11, 2021. Ashes will again be picked up every Tuesday beginning October 26, 2021.