Recycling & Trash

You may bring your household trash and recycling items to the Township Building on the first and third Saturdays of each month from 7:30 a.m. until noon.  Please note that our trash and recycling program is for Letterkenny Township residents ONLY!

Household Trash

The disposal fees for garbage bags are as follows:

Tall Kitchen Bags (white, 13-16 gal) – $2.00 per bag

Regular Trash Bags (black, 30-45 gal) – $3.00 per bag

Commercial/Heavy Duty Trash Bags (black, 55+ gal) – $4.00 per bag


Below is a list of household items that are accepted for recycling.  If an item is not on the list do not put it in the recycling trailer.

List of Items Accepted for Recycling:

Metal Cans                                          Corrugated Cardboard
(aluminum and tin)                             (boxes, paper bags, and beverage holders)

Magazines and Phone Books         Paperboard Boxes
(catalogs and soft cover books)        (cereal, pasta, and tissue)

Newspaper                                         Paper Cartons
(inserts and brochures)                     (milk, juice, and egg)

File Folders and Office Paper        Plastic Containers
(all colors)                                             (#1 – #7)

Mail and Greeting Cards                Large Rigid Plastics
(junk mail and envelopes)                (5-gallon buckets and laundry baskets)

List of Items NOT Accepted for Recycling:

Plastic bags, Styrofoam, PVC, Vinyl, CDs/DVDs, VCR Tapes

Aluminum Foil, Dishes, Pyrex, Ceramics, Pots, Pans, Scrap Metal

Paper Towels, Napkins, Facial Tissue

Glass, including Window Glass, Mirrors, Lightbulbs

Hazardous Material, including Needles, Syringes, Paints, Oils

Recyclables Containing any Food Waste, including Pizza Boxes

Pictures of Acceptable Items