Rubbish and Yard Waste Pick up

Rubbish and Yard Waste Pick up

Village of Timberlake Recycling and Rubbish Rules and Regulations

General Information

Time of Collection: To ensure your recycling and rubbish materials removal, please place the rubbish on the opposite side of your driveway from the recyclables, by 7:00 A.M.

Day of Collection: Rubbish collection will be picked up each week on Friday. Recycling materials will be picked up on the same day as rubbish collection every other week except

when a holiday falls on or before your regular pickup day.

HOLIDAYS THAT MAY AFFECT COLLECTIONS ARE THE FOLLOWING: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, if these holidays fall on a week day pick up will be on Saturday.

Container placement:

Place containers within 3 feet of curb with the arrows facing the street. Do not place carts near mailboxes or other fixed objects.

Note: Do not place containers at the curb prior to 5:00 P.M. on the day before collection. Please remove empty containers within 12 hours after collection.

FOR MORE INFORMATION INCLUDING MISSED PICKUPS, DAMAGED CARTS, RECYCLING OR TRASH COLLECTION QUESTIONS CONTACT THE

REPUBLIC SERVICES CUSTOMER SERVICE DEPARTMENT AT 1-800-968-7789. OFFICE HOURS ARE FROM 8:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M. MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

PERMITTED REFUSE

• Food Waste – drained, wrapped and placed in a plastic bag.

• Other trash – juice boxes, paper containers, waste paper, etc.

• Sharp items, broken glass, syringes, etc.

Place in puncture-proof container prior to placing in cart.

ITEMS BELOW PICKED UP ON REGULAR PICKUP DAY

• Household furniture, carpeting, tied and rolled into 4’ lengths etc.

• Tables, swing sets, and television sets, etc.

• Refrigerators, freezers – DOORS REMOVED Freon removed

• Window AC Units and Dehumidifiers Freon removed

• Washers and dryers

NOT PERMITTED AT CURB

• Large car parts, tires, batteries, etc.

• Liquids

NOTE: CONTRACTORS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR REMOVAL OF BUILDING MATERIALS AND DEBRIS

 

Items Excluded From Recycling Collections

Window glass, light bulbs, drinking glasses, mirrors or ceramics, and plastic containers that are contaminated, i.e. motor oil, antifreeze,

pesticide and herbicide containers and those with food. Place above items and empty containers in trash container.

A 65 GALLON BLUE CART WITH A GREEN LID WILL BE PROVIDED FOR ALL YOUR RECYCLABLE MATERIALS WHICH INCLUDE:

Cardboard, newspapers, junk-mail, magazines, cereal boxes, glass bottles and jars, aluminum and steel cans and numbers 1 and 2 plastics.

Place all items loose in recycling cart.

 Yard Waste Pick – up every rubbish collection,    Start:      April 8th 2016    End: November 26th 2016

Christmas Tree Pick – up    January 6th and 13th 2017

Recycling Days in 2016:

1-22, 2-5, 2-19, 3-4, 3-18, 4-1, 4-15, 4-29, 5-13, 5-27, 6-10, 6-24, 7-8, 7-22, 8-5, 8-19, 9-2, 9-16, 9-30, 10-14,10-28, 11-11,11-25, 12-9, 12-23