For your convenience, Upper Macungie Township provides property owners
with the means to properly dispose of their leaves and yard waste.
There will be a one-time
only, curbside pickup of yard waste.
After that, yard waste may be
deposited at the Upper Macungie Yard Waste Drop-off site.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 9, 2013 WHAT: Leaves from trees, bushes and other plants, shrubbery clippings and tree
trimmings. WHAT NOT: No grass clippings, roots from trees or shrubs, or lumber.
Improper bags, bundles or materials will go uncollected and tagged to
notify residents of reasons why materials were not accepted. HOW TO
PREPARE: Yard waste must be placed in commercially designed open trash
containers (with sloped sides) no larger than 32-gallon capacity with a
loaded weight of less than 60 pounds. each. Smaller limbs and branches
must be tied and properly bundled to a maximum size of 48" x 18" x 18"
with a maximum weight of 60 pounds. If branches and limbs are not tied and
bundled, they will not be picked up. Ties for bundles must be made of
bio-degradable materials. HOW MUCH: Combined maximum of six containers will be collected. All containers must be out the night before after 6 p.m.