April 1, 2014 Advanced Disposal will be the exclusive Township residential trash and recyclable collector. Trash and recycling is MANDATORY for all residents with the exception of residents with ten or more acres of workable farmland. For those residents, participation is voluntary. Middlesex is pleased to announce that with this change residents will have lower trash and recycling rates, along with allowing residents to put out (1) bulk item per week with your normal trash collection. See below for Bulk Waste Instructions.
To sign up or for further information , please contract Advance Disposal at 800-338-8971, Email: CPACustomerService@AdvancedDisposal.com or log onto Advance Disposal website at www.advancedisposal.com
GUIDELINES and INFORMATION FOR CURBSIDE SERVICES, with list of Holidays where trash service will be delayed 1 day.
TRASH & RECYCLING will be collected once a week. Please place your trash and recycling by the curb no later than 5:00am on your trash day. Listed below is the (2) options for your weekly trash pick-up.
COST: $ 40.23 per quarter
BAG TAG OPTION: Bags tags are available to any who chooses this option, including the 64 gallon wheeled cart for recyclables. A Minimum of 26 tags must be purchased annually.
COST: $70.20 per year
EXTRA TAGS: Can be purchased at the Township Office or by calling Advance Disposal Customer Care Center at 800-338-8971. REMEMBER ALL TRASH TAGS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
COST: $2.70 each
NEW TRASH AND RECYCLING CARTS: Will be delivered the last week of March if the weather doesn’t interfere.
RECYCLING: Recycling is collected weekly and on the same day as your trash. All residents will be supplied a 64 gallon wheeled cart to be used for recyclable. This cart will have a BLUE CLOSABLE LID and can ONLY be used for recyclable materials. Recycling is Single Stream, meaning that item do not need to be separated. See side menu for detailed information on Single Stream information. PLEASE NOTE Advanced Disposal WILL NOT take material placed in the old York Waste recycling bins or other containers.
BAG TAG CUSTOMERS: Each March/April Advanced Disposal will be sending out 26 bag tags with a bill to you. These tags are effective April 1st. REMEMBER ALL TRASH TAGS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
CART PLACEMENT: Place wheeled cart at curb or along roadway with the handles pointing towards your residence. The recycling collection truck will be using semi-automated equipment so it is very important that the carts are set out in this manner. PLEASE keep carts at least three feet away from other carts, mailboxes, fire hydrants, parked cars, bushes, light poles or utility poles so trucks can easily access the cart. The semi-automated collection truck arm and equipment may not be able to reach your cart and empty it if it is blocked by these items. The cart should be place in a clear area.
BULK WASTE: One bulk item per week will be collected at no additional charge. There will be no longer be a spring and fall clean-up in the Township. Acceptable items include, but are not limited to: one tire (off rim), furniture (such as sofa and mattresses), dryers, refrigerators and air conditioners. PLEASE call 800-338-8971 to schedule a bulk item pickup. You also can click on CUSTOMER CARE for form to submit for pick up of bulk item.
LEAF COLLECTION: See side menu for Leaf Collection details.
2016 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE: Observed holidays include: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Routes will be pushed back one day following a holiday.
Example: If Christmas day is Thursday, and you normal trash day is Thursday, you will be services on Friday . Customers who’s trash day is Friday will be pushed back to Saturday. Any question contact Advance Disposal @ 800-338-8971 or CUSTOMER CARE
SERVICE ALERTS: Service alerts allows customers to sign up to receive emails about important information such as service disruption and weather delays. Visit AdvanceDisposal.com and register for service alerts today! PLEASE NOTE: Advance Disposal operates right-side collections for safety, and thus, collection trucks only pickup one side of street at a time.
REMINDER: Your contract will be between you and Advanced Disposal. If you have questions about your bill or trash pick up, you should call Advanced Disposal. In addition, if you need a new cart or have a problem with your cart, please call Advanced Disposal at 800-338-8971. The township will not have extra trash or recycling carts located at the township.
- Please do not trow loose pieces of trash in your trash toter. All trash is to be in plastic bags and then placed in toter. Loose trash can be difficult to contain on a windy day.
- If you are placing a BULK ITEM out for pick up, please call Advance Disposal Service 48 hours before your pick up day so that they can be prepared for the item they will be collecting.
- If you have any question about your trash service, please call Advance Disposal Services, 1-800-338-8971.