Trash & Refuse
Questions? Please contact:
Waste Management: (716) 496-5000
Town of Colden: (716) 941-5012
New for 2022: At Your Door Service
Waste Management’s At Your Door Special Collection® service can safely collect many types of unwanted potentially hazardous and hard-to-recycle items from your home. See the video below for a quick run-down, or click the following link to see which items are able to be collected or to schedule a pick-up: https://wmatyourdoor.com/residential/.
Garbage & Recycling must be placed by 6:00a.m. on Tuesday.
Containers shall not weigh more than 70 lbs. when filled or are not to exceed 30 gallon capacity.
Each week you are allowed to place only:
- 4 Items of Refuse
- Your “Green Recycle Bin”
- 1 Large Bulk Item
Large bulk items include, but are not limited to:
- Box Springs
- Carpeting cut into pieces
Items not picked up:
- Yard Waste
- Oil Solvents
- Flammable Liquids
- Gas Tanks
- Lawn Mowers
- Gas Grills
- Animal Carcasses
- Fecal Matter
- Industrial Wastes
- Other Regulated Hazardous Waste – Or – or any Commercially Produced Construction Materials
- Sharps Containers cannot be picked up. Any Sharps Containers may be taken to any hospital for disposal.
All windows and doors must have glass removed and contained.
If your collection day is on or follows any of these holidays during the week, then your collection day will be on Wednesday –
- New Year’s Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Christmas Day
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