Lake Peekskill Garbage Schedule

2016 Lake Peekskill Improvement District

REGULAR SCHEDULE FOR GARBAGE COLLECTION

ROUTE 1
MONDAY

ROUTE 2
TUESDAY


GARBAGE COLLECTION RULES AND REGULATIONS

CONTAINERS
Standard size garbage containers only
NOT EXCEEDING 24” IN DIAMETER
AND 32” IN HEIGHT
36 GALLON MAXIMUM SIZE

Working handles and fitting covers are required. No bungee cords allowed.

If your container becomes damaged it must be replaced within seven days or it will not be returned

CANS MUST NOT EXCEED 50 POUNDS IN WEIGHT

Garbage in over-sized containers will not be picked up.

GARBAGE
All garbage must bagged in standard garbage bags and in a covered container.

All garbage must be curbside by 7:00 am

RECYCLABLES

We are now collecting recycling with numbers 1-7 instead of just 1 & 2.
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RECYCLING SCHEDULE

Routes 1 & 2
Co-mingled Recyclables numbered 1-7, Newspapers, and Mixed Paper will be picked up on

THURSDAYS
(If short handed with manpower, recycling will also be picked up on Friday)

RECYCLING REGULATIONS

Plastic, Metal and Glass:
Collected together in clearly marked recycling containers and put curbside by 7:00 am

Newspapers, flattened cardboard, magazines, junk mail:
bundled and tied with cotton string and put curbside by 7:00 am

Recycling must not be put out before 7 pm on the proceeding night

RECYCLING IN PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE PICKED UP


2016 BULK PICK UP FOR HOUSEHOLD ITEMS ONLY

ROUTE 1
Regular garbage pick up on Monday
Bulk pick up the week of
SEPTEMBER 12

ROUTE 2
Regular garbage pick up on Tuesday
Bulk pick up the week of
SEPTEMBER 19

ONE PICK UP PER HOUSEHOLD

*NO Auto parts
(including tires & batteries)

*NO building materials
(including windows, cabinets, doors, boilers, furnaces, oil tanks or wood stoves)

*NO leaves or brush

*NO computer monitors or TVs

Limit of ONE MAJOR appliance per household

There is a $25.00 fee for any appliance containing FREON
(refrigerator, freezer, air conditioner, dehumidifier) payable in advance to the District Clerk

Bulk items MUST BE OUT ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE PICK UP ON YOUR ROUTE BY 7:00 AM

ITEMS PUT OUT AFTER THAT FIRST DAY  OF YOUR SCHEDULED WEEK WILL NOT BE PICKED UP


2016 HOLIDAY GARBAGE SCHEDULE

JANUARY
Martin Luther King DayObserved Jan. 18
Monday pick up on Tuesday 1/19
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 1/20

FEBRUARY
President’s DayObserved Feb. 15
Monday pick up on Tuesday 2/16
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 2/17

MAY
Memorial DayObserved May 30
Monday pick up on Tuesday 5/31
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 6/1

SEPTEMBER
Labor DayObserved September 5
Monday pick up on Tuesday 9/6
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 9/7

OCTOBER
Columbus DayObserved October 10
Monday pick up on Tuesday 10/11
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 10/12

NOVEMBER
ThanksgivingClosed November 24 & 25
RECYCLING PICK UP WEDNESDAY 11/23

DECEMBER
ChristmasClosed December 23 & 65
Monday pick up on Tuesday 12/27
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 12/28

JANUARY 2017
New Year’s DayClosed 12/30 & 1/2
Monday pick up on Tuesday 1/3
Tuesday pick up on Wednesday 1/4


LEAF PICK UP

Leaves will be picked up:

MAY 1st through MAY 16th

AND

OCTOBER 1st through NOVEMBER 30th

LEAVES LEFT OUT AT ANY OTHER TIME OF YEAR WILL NOT BE PICKED UP

Leaves must be in
BIODEGRADABLE PAPER BAGS

These can be purchased at Home Depot, Walmart or the local Hardware Store

LEAVES IN PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE PICKED UP


2015 BULK DROP OFF CENTER

Town Hall
265 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, NY

For details please call
845-526-9114

If you have any questions please contact
Judy Travis as the District Office
(845) 526-2160


ALL boats in Lake Peekskill must have TWO BOAT TAGS

Boat tags can be picked up at Town Hall in the District Office. Proof of residency must be shown.

Please keep your boats stored face down and free of standing water.

Please lock the gate to the boat ramp upon entering and leaving.

BOATS WITHOUT TAGS WILL BE REMOVED