Effective January 1, 2007, residential waste haulers who operate in Lower Pottsgrove Township must collect leaf waste.
As of January 1, 2012 our contract provides for six collections per year on the first Monday of the months listed.
There are three spring collections:
There are three fall collections:
Leafs must be in compostable kraft paper bags.
Bags are available for purchase at Home Depot, Lowes, Costco, Landis Market, Redners Supermarket on Charlotte Street and other local retailers.
Please put only leaves in the bags. Plastic bags will not be accepted.
Municipal Waste Contract
Residents who participate in municipal waste collection receive this service through the municipal waste contract.
Drop Off Locations
Should residents need a disposal site for their yard waste on an off month, two local drop offs have been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection:
- Arborganic Acres Organic Composting Facility
901 Cherry Hill Lane
Pottstown, PA 19465
- Hetrick Gardens
2620 Swamp Pike
Pottstown, PA 19464
Fees for Drop Offs
Both Arborganic Acres and Hetrick Gardens charge fees for dropping off leaf and yard waste.