Departments

Garbage & Recycling

Garbage & Recycling

The Town has contracted with Waste Management for garbage and recycling since 2016.

Please contact the Town’s current sanitation contractor, Waste Management at                          1-800-333-6590 for information on how to dispose of items not listed below.

Please review below for the following topics:

  • Holiday Schedule
  • Large/Bulky Item Pick Up
    • Restriction Items
  • Recycling

Holiday schedule for trash collection:

If the holidays falls within the Monday thru Friday workweek, from the day of the observed holiday, trash day will be one day late, this includes Friday pickups they will be delayed for a Saturday pickup.

The following Holidays WILL have adjusted

Trash AND Recycling collection dates:

Holiday Impact / Change
New Year’s Day

Wednesday – January 01, 2020

Pick up pushed to Thursday – Saturday
Memorial Day

Monday – May 25, 2020

Pick up pushed to Tuesday – Saturday
Independence Day

Friday – July 4, 2020

No Interruption this year
Labor Day

Monday – September 2020

Pick up pushed to Tuesday – Saturday
Thanksgiving

Thursday – November 26, 2020

Pick up pushed to Friday & Saturday
Christmas Day

Friday – December 25, 2020

Friday will be pickup on Saturday
New Year’s Day

Friday – January 1, 2021

Friday will be pickup on Saturday

The following Holidays will NOT have an adjusted

Trash Collection dates: 

Monday – January 20, 2020 Martin Luther King Day
Monday – February 17, 2020 President’s Day
Friday – April 10, 2020 Good Friday
Monday – October 12, 2020 Columbus Day
Wednesday – November 11, 2020 Veterans Day

Large Trash Information:

Waste Management picks up one bulky item per week, year round, place bulk item at the curb with your regular trash.

Restrictions of Trash items to put out on trash collection:

To dispose items such as refrigerators, freezers, microwaves, air conditioner (both room size and whole units) stoves etc.  Arrangement can be made with All Appliance Parts and Service 267 Lake Street, Hamburg NY 14075. Please call direct at (716)649-4803 for more information and pricing.

To dispose of electronic items such as televisions, computers, etc. Arrangement can be made with Sunnking at (585) 637-8365 or Hazman at (716) 998-8073.

NEW Hazman is excited to offer the new convenient Erie County HHW Drop-off Voucher Program.   This program allows our residents to drop-off up to 50 pounds of Household Hazardous Waste at Hazman in Tonawanda for no charge.

Link to a video that describes the program:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1AycvsESyYSwUQuns6KZNoQYF9B-jbl-L/view?usp=sharing

To dispose of items such as hot tub, railroad ties, fencing, lumber, old deck material, construction waste and other similar items will not be picked up with tree waste. Contact the Town’s current sanitation contractor, Waste Management at 1-800-333-6590 for information on how to dispose of these items. The Town of Orchard Park does not own or maintain a dumpsite. Any material, other than tree waste, must be disposed of privately.

*Leaving old electronics, including televisions and computers, on the curb for trash pickup could result in a fine under a New York State Law. A first offense could to a $100.00 fine. Electronics cannot be left at curbside and cannot be placed in trash bags or cans.

Recycling Information:

Recycling is on an every other week schedule.  Each resident of the Town of Orchard Park is supplied a 65-gallon recycling wheeled cart.

Recycling cart is collected By-Weekly on your regular Trash collection day.

For ADDITIONAL Important Information below

2020 Refuse, trash and recycling guidelines and calendar

For additional information on recycling see Erie County website using link below:  https://www2.erie.gov/recycling/index.php?q=hhw