Smithtown Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Smithtown trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Smithtown is in New York with Brookhaven to the southeast, Huntington to the west, Babylon to the southwest, Islip to the south.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Smithtown Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Collection Cancelled On These Designated Holidays:

  • January 2
  • May 29
  • July 4
  • September 4
  • November 23
  • December 25

There is no make-up day!

Smithtown Trash Collection Map

Smithtown Trash Collection Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Newspaper
  • Copy Paper
  • Magazines
  • Colored inserts
  • Corrugated flattened
  • Non-Corrugated flattened (ie Cereal Boxes)
  • Emptied/Rinsed
  • Water/Soda Bottles
  • Milk Jugs
  • Detergent Bottles
  • Emptied/Rinsed
  • Tin, aluminum, and bimetallic cans
  • Aerosol Spray Cans (empty & caps removed)

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Waxed paper
  • Metallic paper
  • Shredded paper
  • Soiled paper (ie tissues, paper towels)
  • Milk/Juice Cartons
  • Egg Cartons
  • Soiled Cardboard (ie greasy pizza boxes)
  • Motor Oil Containers
  • Styrofoam
  • Plastic Bags
  • Cans Contaminated with toxic chemicals (ie paint thinners)

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Smithtown and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Smithtown?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 8 am. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Smithtown Public Works Department?

631-269- 6600

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Smithtown trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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