Trash && Recycling in Allentown

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Allentown Recycles



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Allentown residents have recycled over 52,000 tons of paper, bottles and cans and over 20,000 tons of yard waste since curbside collection began in 1990! Keep up the good work!



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Recycling Drop Off Center


Need mulch? Beginning Wednesday April 8, 2015, The City will be providing mulch loading services every Wednesday morning from 8:00 am to 12 noon at the city Yard Waste Site located at 1401 Oxford Dr. (Oxford Drive and Fish Hatchery Road). Loading services will be available to pick-up trucks and open-top trailers for a pre-paid fee of $12 per one cubic yard bucket load. There is no cost for self-loading material. Payment must be made prior to loading, at the Recycling & Solid Waste Office, 1400 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. NO payments will be accepted at the yard waste site. Self-loading of material is still FREE.

Proof of Allentown residency is required to use the site.
Click here to request an ID Card.

Allentown Yard Waste Site Schedule

2015 Winter Hours (weather permitting) January 3, February 7, March 7 from 10 am to 12 pm

2015 Regular Hours- Saturday April 4 through Monday, November 23Mondays 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Wednesdays 8:00 am to 6:30 pm*
Fridays 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturdays 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
*The yard waste site closes at 6:30 p.m. or dusk, whichever comes first.

Monday, November 23

Last day open with regular season hours.



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