Bulk item pickup is Sept. 23 in Avoca

August 25th, 2016 2:31 pm

AVOCA — Waste Management will conduct a bulk item pickup Friday, Sept. 23 for borough residents who have paid their annual refuse fee.

Residents may put out up to three items per household to be collected and place them curbside the night before.

Items that are not included: Freon-containing items, tires, paint, stains, pesticides, hazardous-type waste, construction materials, brick, block, concrete, car parts, electronics, TVs, computers, lap tops, DVD players, VCRs, batteries and recyclables.

Larger items should be broken down if possible. Mattresses will be accepted, but should be wrapped in plastic if possible.

Carpeting must be rolled and tied and no wider than four feet.