Posts Tagged With: “Trash”


Spring Clean Up – May 6-13


Harrington residents can take bulk items or extra trash to the Public Works Yard (102 Franklin Street) during Spring Clean Up. Take advantage of this free opportunity to get rid of old furniture, mattresses, or junk in your garage or shed! Call City Hall if you have any questions, 398-3530.



Garbage and Recycling Collection Services Bid


The City of Harrington invites qualified contractors to submit sealed bids for Garbage and Recycling Collection Services for all subscribers within the city limits of Harrington. A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at Harrington City Hall, 106 Dorman Street, Harrington, Delaware, on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Requests for bidding documents are now being taken by contacting the City of Harrington at […]



Trash Collection Reminders


This is a friendly reminder that the following rules regarding trash collection must be followed: All garbage containers must be placed for collection between 3 pm the day before and 6 am the day of collection If possible, please do not block sidewalks with garbage containers All garbage containers must be removed from the collection area by 11:59 pm the day it has been emptied […]



What City Services Will You Use Today?


Cities make sure residents receive the services essential to a good quality of life. Many of these services are so much a part of our daily lives and are so dependable, that we rarely give them a second thought. Whether directly or through partnerships, cities are responsible for make sure residents can rely upon: Clean drinking water Sewer systems and water treatment processes Trash collection and […]



Yard Waste Cannot Be Placed in Trash Containers


As of January 1, 2011, yard waste is banned from being disposed of in Delaware landfills. Please do not mix grass, leaves, tree limbs, shrubs, or garden material with regular household garbage. Trash containers with any yard waste in them will not be collected. The trash hauler can be fined $500 for disposing of yard waste at the landfill. Residents of the City of Harrington […]