Yard Waste Drop Off

Yard Waste Drop Off
Event Date: 
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm


West Reading Borough Garage
123 S. First Avenue
West Reading, PA 19611
United States

Did you know that your yard waste can be disposed of at the Borough Garage?

Yard waste may be disposed of between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday by appointment at the Borough Garage, please call 610-374-8605 to schedule an appointment:


Yard waste may disposed of on the first Saturday of the month from 9:00 a.m. to Noon during the months of August through December without an appointment. The 2019 dates that are available to residents are:

  • August 3rd
  • September 7th
  • October 5th
  • November 2nd
  • December 7th
Drop Off Collection Site:

The Public Works Department yard waste drop off site is located at:

123 S. First Avenue

West Reading, PA 19611


The drop off site is available to Borough residents only. Residents must show proof of residency to the site attendant. No contractors are permitted at the drop off site.

Materials accepted at the drop off are as follows:

Accepted Materials:
  • Grass clippings
  • Leaf waste
  • Loose yard waste
  • Tree branches cut 4 feet or shorter; no thicker than 4 inches in diameter
  • Yard waste in biodegradeable bags
Unacceptable Materials:
  • Plastic bags
  • Stumps
  • Dirt
  • Stones
  • Root balls
  • Food waste
  • Bamboo
  • Straw
  • Hay