Yard Waste Collection

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Public Works workers collecting yard debris bags in a neighborhood. The Public Works Department collects normal lawn and garden debris year-round on resident's regularly scheduled trash and recycling collection day. NO yard debris is collected in the month of February. Yard waste will only be accepted in the 30 gallon brown biodegradable bags and must be placed curbside by 7:00 AM.

Under no circumstances will plastic bags be accepted. These brown biodegradable paper bags are sold at various locations throughout the township. Brown biodegradable paper bags can weigh no more than 30 lbs.They may be purchased at the Abington Township Building, Florey Lane Highway Yard, Abington Township Public Library, Alverthorpe Manor, Ardsley Community Center, Giant Food Store in Roslyn, and O'Neill's Food Market on Easton Road in Glenside


Frequently Asked Questions

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What is yard waste?
Are brush, tree limbs and yard waste collected in separate truck from my normal trash truck?
How and when do you dispose of yard waste?
How do you dispose of tree limbs and branches?
How do you dispose of tree limbs and branches that are larger than 3 inches in diameter and/or longer than 3 foot in length?
What container is used for yard waste recycling?
What does the Township do with the holiday trees collected?
What materials are included in holiday tree recycling?
What materials are not included in yard waste recycling?
When and where are holiday trees accepted?