Trash and Recycle Collection Schedule

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MONDAYS: Glenside / Northmont / Riverdale / 6th & Amity
 
N. 6th Street at Robeson Street, West on Robeson Street to Schuylkill River. West side of Schuylkill River, Schuylkill Avenue, North of Schuylkill Avenue Bridge to City Line. West on Mercer Street to Schuylkill River, follow river south thru Car-Tech Property west to Schuylkill Avenue. Also Schuylkill Avenue, North of Schuylkill Avenue Bridge, West on Blair Avenue to Montgomery Street. North on Montgomery to Mercer Street (City Line). East on Mercer to Schuylkill Avenue, South on Schuylkill Avenue to Schuylkill Avenue Bridge.
 
Millmont / 18th Ward / Wyomissing Park
 
West of Bingaman Street Bridge (Schuylkill River) to intersection of Lancaster Avenue, Morgantown Road, South on Morgantown Road to City Line. Morgantown Road to Angelica Park, thru Angelica Park to St. Bernadine Street. North to Greenway Terrace. West on Greenway Terrace to Jackson Street (City Line). North following Jackson Street to Upland Avenue, across Upland following City Line north to Lancaster Avenue. West on Lancaster Avenue to Funston Avenue (City Line). North on Funston Avenue to Hancock Boulevard (City Line). North across Hancock Boulevard, pass by Parkside Drive South then go east to the Schuylkill River.
 
TUESDAYS: Centre Park / Sections of the Northwest Area
 
Starting at 7th & Walnut (Railroad Track) north, following Railroad Tracks (N. 7th Street) to Green Street. West on Green Street to N. 6th Street. North on N. 6th Street to Robeson Street. West on Green Street to North 6th Street, west on Robeson Street to River Road, south following River to River Oak Drive, north on River Oak Drive to Schuylkill Avenue, then east to 7th & Walnut Streets.
 
WEDNESDAYS: South of Penn / Center City
 
North side of River at Bingaman Street Bridge. South along River to Canal Street at S. 6th Street. North on S. 6th Street to Penn Street, Penn Street east to 11th Street, 11th Street north to Walnut Street. Go north to Douglass Street, west to N. 12th Street. Then south on N. 12th Street to Oley Street. West to Railroad Tracks at N. 7th Street. Then follow Railroad Tracks south to Walnut Street. Then west on Walnut Street to River Oak Drive. River Oak Drive south along the river between Robeson Street and the Bingaman Street Bridge.
 
THURSDAYS: East Reading
 
North side of Schuylkill River at Canal & S. 6th Streets going north on S. 6th Street to Penn Street, Penn Street east to S. 11th Street, north on 11th Street to Walnut Street. East to Glen Road following Glen Road along City Line, east to Glenn Road. North to City Line at Hill Road. Follow City Line north past Spuhler Drive past Angora Road going west to City Line, south to Mineral Spring Road, Mineral Spring Road west to City Line at Heine Street. South on Heine Street to City Line. South of Fairview Street, Fairview Street west to S. 13th Street. North on 13th Street to South Street, South Street west to S. 6th Street at Canal Street.
 
FRIDAYS: Northeast Reading
 
Starting at 7th Street & Oley Street (Railroad Tracks). North to Spring Street, east to N. 9th Street, north on 9th Street to Kutztown Road, Kutztown Road north to City Line. City Line Easterly to City Line at Oak Lane. Oak Lane south to Douglass Street, Douglass Street west to N. 11th Street, south to Oley Street. Oley Street west to Railroad Track at 7th & Oley Streets.
 
 
HOLIDAY COLLECTION SCHEDULE
 
Whenever a scheduled collection day falls on a holiday, collection will be done the following day. Every collection day following on that week will be delayed for one day.
 
2013/2014 HOLIDAYS
December 25thChristmasWednesday 
January 1stNew Years DayWednesday 
January 20thMartin Luther King Jr DayMondayNo change in schedule, regular pickup on Monday
February 17thPresident's DayMondayNo change in schedule, regular pickup on Monday
April 20thEasterSundayNo change in schedule, regular pickup on Monday
May 26thMemorial DayMonday 
July 4thIndependence DayFriday 
September 1stLabor DayMonday 
November 11thVeteran's DayTuesdayNo change in schedule, regular pickup on Tuesday
November 27thThanksgivingThursday 
December 25th ChristmasThursday 
 
RECYCLING COLLECTION ZONES
 
• Monday: 18th Ward-Glenside
• Tuesday: Northwest Area
• Wednesday: Center City, South of Penn
• Thursday: East Reading
• Friday: Northeast Area
 
Recycling and trash will be collected on the same day, as described in the zones above.
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR QUESTIONS CALL THE CITIZENS SERVICE CENTER AT 1-877-727-3234
 

 

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