* GARBAGE pick up is every Wednesday and Saturday, RECYCLING every other Wednesday
SPRING and FALL Clean-Ups typically occur the first Saturday of May and the first Saturday of October each year. Clean-Up dates are advertised in the Reading Eagle, are noted on the quarterly water/trash and sewer bills, and will appear on this website.
2014 SPRING CLEAN-UP is Saturday, May 3
2014 FALL CLEAN-UP is TENTATIVELY scheduled for Saturday, October 4
The Berks County Solid Waste Authority has a fulltime Electronic Waste collection center located at 1316 Hilltop Road, in Bern Township. The center is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. Other times and days are available by appointment. The Authority charges $1.00 per item and $5 to $10 for televisions for institutions/businesses. Residential - no fees apply.