Refuse Collection Continues on Good Friday; Springtime Yard Debris Pickup Cancelled

PITTSBURGH, PA (April 8, 2020) Refuse and recycling collection by crews from the Department of Public Works Environmental Services bureau will continue as usual on Good Friday.

All residents with a Friday collection day will be serviced as normal on Friday, April 10, 2020. Residents are reminded that all trash must be bagged in substantial, leak-proof bags tied up and without tears. 

The City of Pittsburgh has suspended curbside collection of yard debris and bulky waste. Any bagged yard debris and/or bulky items left out at the curb will be left behind by Environmental Services crews.

Additionally, due to precautions for the crews during the COVID-19 pandemic, the citywide springtime collection of yard debris set for Saturday, April 25, 2020 has been cancelled. 



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Timothy McNulty
Communications Director
Mayor's Office