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Yard Waste, Trash & Recycling Schedule

Yard Waste, Trash & Recycling Schedule
The last regularly scheduled day for the city of Allentown yard waste site at 1401 Oxford Drive is Saturday, November 23 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The last curbside yard waste collection is the week of Thanksgiving (Sunday, November 24 to Friday, November 29). Place yard waste out on your recycling night.

There will be no trash or recycling on Thanksgiving night, Thursday, November 28. Next trash collection for those customers will be on Monday night, December 2. Ten bags of trash and one bulk item are allowed. Thursday recyclers can place their recycling bins and last yard waste out on Thursday night, December 5.

The yard waste site will be open on Saturday, December 7 for yard waste and scheduled electronic drop off appointments from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for city of Allentown residents only.

For more information, please call the Bureau of Recycling and Solid Waste at 610-437-8729 or visit


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