Brush and Bagged Leaf Collection
RESIDENTS PLEASE NOTE:
During the months of June, July, August and September,Waste Management collects bundled brush and tree trimmings. Items must be packaged according to Waste Management's guidelines and placed with the trash for weekly pick-up. For detailed information, please call Waste Management's customer service department at 1-800-458-4090.
When operations resume, residents who wish to have brush or trimmings picked up are asked to phone the Department of Public Works at 724- 838-4344 and leave a message on the machine requesting brush or bagged brush and/or bagged leaf collection. Bagged brush and/or tree trimmings must be placed in biodegradable yard waste bags for pickup by the Department of Public Works. Please note: Residents who hire a private contractor to cut down or trim trees and brush must have the contractor haul away all materials that are generated.
Beginning mid-October, residents may sweep loose leaves onto the street next to the curb to be collected by the leaf vacuum. Click this link to access the leaf collection schedule: leaf pickup schedule.
The Street Department will pick-up loose brush and tree trimmings that are piled at the property line with the use of a chipper. Materials such as wooden fences, landscaping timber or building lumber are not part of this service.
This service is provided by the Street Department from March through May, and again from September through November.