Garbage and Recycling



Ordinance #73 requires mandatory recycling for all residents and businesses/manufacturers of Washington Township to recycle materials below.  Recyclable materials can be comingled and collected curbside by your designated trash hauler.
Curbside Collection:

Curbside Collections from your privately hired trash hauler: 


Leaves are collected by the Township in the month of November.
Leaves as well as yard waste can be dropped off at the Township building
Monday through Friday from 7:30AM to 3:30PM.
Saturday drop off is available from April to November, 8AM to Noon.


Washington Township residents are free to choose there own trash and
recycling hauler. All household are required to have regular trash and
recycling pick up (Ordinance 74, Section 4).”




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Washington Township
7951 Center St

Emerald, PA 18080
Office phone: 610-767-8108
Fax:                  610-767-0635
Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


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