Posts Tagged With: “Yard waste”


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.



Recycle Real Christmas Trees at Public Works


Did you take down your live Christmas tree and now you don’t know what to do with it? Real Christmas trees can be dropped off at the Public Works Yard as part of the the yard waste recycling program. Please remove all decorations from trees before you bring it to the Public Works Yard (102 Franklin Street) on Wednesdays between 9 am and 3 pm. […]



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 […]



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 […]