Special Collection Dates

WASTE MANAGEMENT is the contracted hauler for Lancaster Township.Holidays* may affect regular pickup schedules. If your service day falls on or after a Waste Management observed holiday, your service will be on a one-day delay schedule. If the holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, there will be no service delay.

*Waste Management Holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

For weather/service alerts, go to the Waste Management site at this link:  Weather & Service Alerts

Regular trash and recycling collection days are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday, depending on where you live. To find out your specific collection day, email Joanne Yost at jyost@twp.lancaster.pa.usor call (717) 291-1213 extension 301.