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Waste Management of PA will continue the collection of
residential refuse and recycling for Franklin Park Borough
For customer service, please call Waste Management at
Waste Management Flyer
All trash and recyclables are picked up weekly and must be
placed at the curb by 6:00 am to ensure pickup.
Service Options - Year 2013
Curbside Unlimited Service - $15.09/month
Rear Yard Service - $22.08/month - Any large items
still need to be placed at the curb.
Optional Senior Citizen Service: Senior Citizens (Age 65 and over,
must provide proof of age) Seniors have the option of purchasing stickers at a cost of
$1.89 per sticker, instead of participating in the unlimited service
program. Stickers are available for purchase by calling
Waste Management customer service. Stickers must be placed on
the top of each bag placed at the curb for pick up. Any item
placed out for pick up that does not have the appropriate
sticker attached is subject to an additional charge. This
service includes recycling.
Non-Senior Stickers Service - Sticker service is
also available to non-senior citizens who only generate a
small amount of trash at a cost of $2.52 per sticker. Stickers are
available for purchase by calling Waste Management customer
service. Stickers must be placed on the top of each bag placed
at the curb for pick up. Any item placed out for pick up that
does not have the appropriate sticker attached is subject to
an additional charge. This service includes recycling.
"Snowbird" Clause - Customers who temporarily
leave their permanent residence during the winter months shall
be permitted to cancel service temporarily between November
1st and March 31st for a period not to exceed 5 months.
Requests for this exception must be made in writing to Waste
Management at least 30 days prior to the requested date to
stop service. Include an approximate return date in your
letter. Customers must strictly adhere to the 30 day advance
request in order to exercise this privilege.
Electronic Disposal: - Beginning January 1,
2013, due to the Covered Device Recycling Act (Act 108 of
2010) or CDRA, residents cannot dispose of a covered device or
any of its components with their municipal waste at curbside.
Covered devices include desktop and notebook computers,
computer monitors, computer peripherals and televisions
marketed and intended for use by consumers. Computer
peripherals include keyboards, printers or any other
devices sold exclusively for external use with a computer that
provides input into our output from a computer. See
Franklin Park Borough's Fall Newsletter or website for
additional disposal information.
Holiday Schedule - 2013 calendar year
New Year's Day - Tuesday, January 1, 2013*
Memorial Day - Monday, May 27, 2013*
Independence Day - Thursday, July 4, 2013*
Labor Day - Monday, September 2, 2013*
Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 28, 2013*
Christmas Day - Wednesday, December 25, 2013*
*All services will be delayed by one day after this date.
Please verify any information on the refuse page with
Waste Management at: