Recycling / Trash Services

Fairview Township has entered into a new 5-year contract with Waste Management effective January 1, 2021. As a reminder, all property owners are required to provide for the collection and removal of waste generated at such property in one of the following manners.

 

Option 1

Weekly Curbside Collection of Unlimited Bags

This option provides for the weekly collection, transportation, and disposal of waste without limitation as to total volume per household. Likewise, it includes the weekly collection, transportation, and recovery of recyclable materials without limitation as to total volume per household. In addition, it affords residents six designated weekly periods for the collection, transportation, and composting of leaf waste, placed curbside in clear plastic bags, without limitation as to total volume per household. Waste Management’s At Your Door Special Collection program, providing for the safe disposal of household hazardous waste (HHW), is also a feature of this option.

                                                               2016-2020       2021-2025           

Fixed Quarterly Fee                                  $79.02              $81.29                (an increase of $2.27 per quarter)             

Fixed Quarterly Fee with Tote Rental       $88.02              $90.29                (an increase of $2.27 per quarter)             

 

Option 2

Per Bag Program

This option provides for the collection, transportation, and disposal of waste utilizing a pay-as-you-throw system. Likewise, it includes the weekly collection, transportation, and recovery of recyclable materials without limitation as to total volume per household. In addition, it affords residents six designated weekly periods for the collection, transportation, and composting of leaf waste, placed curbside in clear plastic bags, without limitation as to total volume per household.

                                                               2016-2020       2021-2025

33-Gallon WM Bags*                                $  5.50              $  5.50                (no increase)

Large Items (per unit)                               $20.00              $25.00                (an increase of $5.00 per unit)

*The bags are sold in rolls of five ($27.50 per roll) and are available for purchase at the Fairview Township Municipal Building.

***Please Note***

Waste Management’s At Your Door Special Collection program, providing for the safe disposal of household hazardous waste (HHW), is not a feature of Option 2. Households wanting to utilize this program must pay a one-time fee of $13.32 which will then allow the property owner to take advantage of the program for the next 12 months.

 

Other Products or Services                         

Roll-Off Totes (per unit)                             $  90.00

Appliances Containing Freon                    $110.00 per item, $50.00 per additional item**

**The $50.00 additional item fee only applies when multiple items are picked up on the same day.