Special Collection Dates

Regular trash and recycling collection days are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday, depending on where you live. To find out when your specific collection day is, email Joanne Yost at jyost@twp.lancaster.pa.us, or call (717) 291-1213 extension 301. For weather/service alerts, go to the Waste Management site at this link:  Weather & Service Alerts

      • Yard Waste CollectionCollected every other week on your regular collection day – Starting week of April 13 through week of October 12, 2020.
      • Tire Collectionweek of May 18-21 and week of November 16-19, 2020 on your regular collection day, and MUST have a $2.00 Purple tag attached to each tire.
      • Christmas Tree Disposal: Week of January 13-16, 2020, on your regular collection day. This is the only free pickup week. REAL trees only! Artificial trees can be put out with the trash, and MUST have a $4 RED tag attached.

Click on this link for a printable PDF of the special collection calendar.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