PSA 9/17/21: It has been brought to our attention that there are still a few blocks whose trash or yard waste have not been collected from Wednesday night and Thursday night. Waste Management has been notified, and they will be returning to these areas tonight and tomorrow to finish collecting. Please leave your items at the curb if your whole street was missed. Thank you for your patience!
Friendly reminder about our curbside trash and recycling in Allentown:
Trash - a maximum of five (5) bags of trash, per collection night OR two (2) trash cans (70 lb maximum weight per can and 32 gallon per can volume).
Bulk - One bulk item per week, on your SECOND collection night; Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday. Examples of bulk include: one piece of furniture, a mattress, or 40 lb. maximum of construction material.
Recycling - Unlimited amount of household plastics, papers, cardboard, glass, and cans. City issued recycling container must be used. Do NOT bag your recyclables - they are to be loose in your container. Cardboard may be flattened and placed next to your recycling bin.
*If you ever have any questions about curbside trash and recycling collection, please do not hesitate to call our office.
CITY CURBSIDE COLLECTION SCHEDULE
Click on the city map above and enter your address to look up your next collection of trash and recycling.
Reporting a missed trash or recycling collection? Here are a few things to remember:
641 S. 10th Street
Allentown, PA 18103
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm
City of Allentown - 435 Hamilton Street - 610-439-5999