Collection

The following regulations are necessary for the efficient operation of our district

  • All rubbish items for collection must be placed at the front of your property.
  • Regular garbage collections will be made twice per week.
  • Recyclables will be collected every other Wednesday.
  • Durning collection days pets must be kept under restraints as to not interfere with the collection process.
  • Durning collection days fences and/or barriers extending arounf garabge areas should be unlocked.

INFORMATION ON CONTAINERS

All garbage must be stored in the regular 45 gallon or smaller light weight garbage cans with proper covers, weight not to exceed 75 lbs. Containers in excess of 45 gallons will not be collected.

In-ground Garbage

The use of in-ground garbage receptacles is prohibited.

Heavy Rubbish or Grass

Heavy rubbish or grass clippings should not be mixed with garbage.

Other Waste

Vacuum cleaner waste, dog excretions, dog hair, cat litter and saw dust must be contained in plastic and/or paper bags.

RUBBISH

  • All tree branches, hedges, bush clippings, etc. must be tied with cord into bundles not longer than four feet by two feet in diameter.
  • Grass cuttings and leaves must be placed in metal containers, baskets or heavy plastic bags, but not in cardboard boxes.
  • Heavy loads of rubbish such as: furniture, appliances, metal, etc. will be collected by special truck upon telephone request to the district.
These regulations are required to protect the health of the community and the safety of our employees so that the high quality of our service may be maintained. Violation of these regulations may result in non-collection of your garbage and rubbish.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF SANITARY DISTRICT NO. 1 BAY BOULEVARD, LAWRENCE, NEW YORK