Coatesville’s Recycling Schedule

The recycling pick-up schedule matches your trash collection schedule. Special pick-up dates exist for yard trimmings and white metal (washers, dryers, hot water heaters, refrigerators, air conditioners). NOTE: You must call City Hall at (610) 384-0300 to schedule special pick-ups.

Keeping Our City Clean

The Coatesville Public Works Department is committed to serving the community and ensuring the smooth operation of essential services. As stewards of our city’s infrastructure and environment, we take great pride in our work and strive to provide the highest quality services for the benefit of all residents.

Trash and Recycling Collection

Keep track of important waste collection dates and stay informed about recycling, yard waste, and bulk item pickups. Simplify your waste management routine and ensure a clean and sustainable environment for our community.

Solid Waste Calendar

Stay organized with our convenient solid waste calendar and never miss a pickup day again. The calendar is provided in both English and Spanish to accommodate all residents. Keep track of your trash and recycling schedule effortlessly and ensure proper waste management in your community.

Request Trash and Recycling Totes

To request a trash or recycling tote, contact the finance department at 610-380-0300 and press ext. 3120.

Trash, Solid Waste and Bulk Item Pickup

Eagle Disposal of PA, Inc (Recommended)

Direct Contact: (717) 355-9560

Chapter 190 Solid Waste Recycling Code

Eagle, the City of Coatesville’s contracted hauler for trash and recycling, provides convenient and reliable bulk item pickup services. As part of their commitment to keeping our city clean and organized, Eagle collects one (1) bulk item per week. Whether you need to dispose of furniture, appliances, or other large items, Eagle is here to help. Simply schedule a pickup and let them take care of the rest. Experience the efficient and hassle-free bulk item pickup service offered by Eagle and keep your property tidy with ease.

Private Haulers and Waste Collection List

Solid Waste Haulers Registered with the City: For residents who own four or more residential properties or units, the City requires that you have your private hauler. For more information, view our Codes department.

Phone Number: 
(800) 932-2232

Phone Number: 
(302) 832-8000

Phone Number: 
(973) 610-6824

Phone Number: 
(610) 942-2707

Phone Number: 
(610) 806-5531

Phone Number: 
(610) 275-1592

Phone Number: 
610) 623-7772

Phone Number: 
(717) 444-3788

Phone Number: 
(800) 967-8325

Public Works Services

Trash and Recycling

Yard Waste Collection

Yard Waste Program

***PLACE yard waste at the edge of your property, if possible at the same location as your trash cans.

GRASS – Mow high, set your mower at the highest setting to create deeper root systems that are more drought tolerant and to choke out weeds. Grass cuttings are considered to be a great natural fertilizer. It is recommended that they be left on the lawn after cutting.

DISPOSAL OF GRASS CLIPPINGS AND LEAVES – If you must dispose of clippings or leaves please containerize them (preferably paper bags, a cardboard box or a 30 gallon trash can. Plastic bags will not be taken. Total of three (3) containers only.

TREE WASTE – Limbs shall be not more than three feet in length, No single piece shall be more than three inches in diameter.

HEDGES, vines, rose bushes, shrubs, multi-flora hedges, etc. must be securely tied, bundles must not exceed 3 feet in length and 2 feet in diameter. Whole trees and stumps are not included.

THE VOLUME OF MATERIAL COLLECTED IS LIMITED TO AN EQUIVALENT OF THREE BAGS/CONTAINERS and/or ONE BUNDLE PER PROPERTY, not to exceed 3 feet in length and 2 feet in diameter and not more than forty (40) pounds weight.

Storm Water Management

Street Sweeping

Snow and Ice Removal


Public Works Drop-Off

Coatesville residents now have access to a convenient and free recycling drop-off center at the Township’s Municipal Building. This drop-off site accepts various electronic items, including televisions, computers (laptops and tablets), monitors, computer keyboards, computer mice, and printers, scrap metals, tires, and other items. Some items may not be eligible. To ensure eligibility, residents must stop by the office and present a valid ID or a copy of a utility bill that confirms their residency in Coatesville. You can also visit the center on weekdays between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM, and no appointments are required. Please note that electronics should not be left outside the Municipal Building or collection site when the facility is closed. This service is provided free of charge for Coatesville Township residents. If you need more information, feel free to call 610-384-0300.