The Borough of Greencastle will conduct its annual bulk item drop-off on Friday, September 18 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday, September 19, from 7 to 10:30 a.m. Bulk items will be accepted at the Borough maintenance facility, 40 West Mifflin Lane, located at the south end of Jerome King Playground.
The Borough will not accept electronics. Individuals are reminded that this Program is offered solely to Borough residents and Borough residency identification will be required at the entrance. Borough residents are also encouraged to plan ahead and use this opportunity to work with their neighbors and/or neighborhood groups to transport acceptable bulk items that have accumulated.
Below is a sample list of items that will be accepted and those that will not be accepted:
ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL
-Household Appliances such as microwaves, refrigerators,
stoves, washers and dryers
-Vehicle Batteries: Only 1 vehicle battery per license
-Mattresses and Box Springs
-Lawn Equipment: Mowers, weed trimmers, etc.
-Miscellaneous Bulk Items: Patio furniture, grills, swings,
play sets, ladders, coolers, etc.
-Tires: 17 inches or smaller only. DISPOSAL FEE is $3.00
PER EACH TIRE
NOT ACCEPTED FOR DISPOSAL
-Electronics: TVs, computers, monitors, keyboards, stereos,
-Liquids or Hazardous Waste: Paints, thinners, cleaners, oils
-Yard Waste: Leaves, shrubs, tree clippings, etc.
-Construction/Demolition Material: Lumber, drywall, sheeting,
roofing materials, floor covering materials
-Propane/Gas Bottles or Containers
-Concrete, Rocks, Bricks, Slabs
-Batteries (other than one car battery per license)
NOTE: THE BOROUGH RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY ITEMS WHICH IT DEEMS UNSUITABLE FOR DROP OFF OR HANDLING. For more details, contact the Borough at 717-597-7143 extension 301 or 104.