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City of Reading Yard Waste Collection Schedule

Mar 04, 2020

2020 Yard Waste Spring, Summer, Fall, Collection Schedule

City residents may call the streets division 610-655-6285 or the call center 1-877-727-3234 to schedule yard waste collection. The Department of Public Works will start the following schedule 3/16/2020, weather permitting.

Monday- Northeast Reading, Hampden Heights

Tuesday- South of Penn St., E. Reading, Hessian Camp, 18th Ward

Wednesday- Northwest Reading, Northmont, Riverdale, Glenside

Yard waste is limited to organic biodegradable materials such as leaves, hedge trimmings, leafy plants, small sticks and twigs. Yard waste must be placed at the curb in brown biodegradable lawn and leaf bags and tree branches must be bundled.  Yard waste bagged in plastic bags is prohibited and will not be collected.

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