York County Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

York County is in Pennsylvania with Pittsburgh to the northwest, Baltimore to the south, Lancaster to the east.

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.

York County Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

*Republic Services is the City’s current contracted hauler for curbside collections. 

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day – On January 1st
  • Memorial Day – Late May
  • Independence Day – On July 4th
  • Labor Day – Early September
  • Thanksgiving – Late November
  • Christmas Day – On December 25th

When a holiday falls on a weekend, Saturday or Sunday, collections continue as usual with no changes.

When a major holiday falls on ANY weekday, Monday through Friday, beginning with the actual holiday and continuing for the remainder of the affected week, ALL curbside collections are delayed by (1) day.

York County Trash Collection Map

York County Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.yorkcity.org/resident/trash-large-items/

*Household furniture and appliance items that do not fit into the weight and size limits for regular trash must be scheduled for “Large-Item” collection.

Large-item Service (scheduling 8-12 days in advance)
Phone: 717-843-1240
Monday – Thursday
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Household furniture and appliance items

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • No TVs, Computers or items that plug into computer (i.e. monitor, keyboard, mouse, modem, etc)

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 York County 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: https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in York County?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

https://www.yorkcity.org/resident/trash-large-items/

*Household furniture and appliance items that do not fit into the weight and size limits for regular trash must be scheduled for “Large-Item” collection.

Large-item Service (scheduling 8-12 days in advance)
Phone: 717-843-1240
Monday – Thursday
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.republicservices.com/schedule

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 6 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the York County Public Works Department?

Public works contact#: 717-849-2245

Large-Item Service contact#: 717-843-1240

Mon-Thurs 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

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