It’s time to update the garbage pickup schedules for the Monroe NY area.
Following are the official schedules for the Towns of Monroe, Tuxedo, Chester and the Village of Monroe. The official sites are listed on the bottom for more information and contact numbers.
Tuesday: Regular household garbage pickup.
Wednesday: Recylables. Bins can be picked up from the Town Highway Garage at 87 Mine Road. The Recycling pickup includes co-mingled (tin, aluminum, foil, plastic containers & cartons) and mixed papers. Do not put co-mingled items in plastic bags.
Friday: Regular household pickup AND one bulk/large item will be picked up. This cannot include construction/renovation debris, tires, computer equipment or TVs but can include furniture, hot water heater, etc. The bulk pickup is only available between April and December.
For certain holidays, the schedule shifts one day later (in other words, Garbage pickup will be Wednesday and Saturday instead of Tuesday and Friday- link at bottom will indicate which holidays impact schedules).
Monday: Regular household garbage pickup.
Wednesday: Recyclables. See Town above for more information.
Thursday: Regular household pickup AND one bulk/large item will be picked up. See Town above for more information.
Town of TUXEDO
Monday: Household garbage pickup.
Thursday: Recyclables and household garbage and bulk item pickup. Open container must be used for mixed recyclables (glass, cans, plastic, milk cartons, juice boxes, foil, frozen food boxes) and mixed paper. Do not use plastic bags. Bulk items can only be picked up by appointment (see link below)
Daily: In addition, the town of Tuxedo also accepts yard waste drop-off (leaves, grass clippings, brush, compost material)
Town of CHESTER
Please note: the following schedule is street-dependent.
Monday: Recycling. All recycling goes in one container, with papers tied (not in bags).
Wednesday: Household garbage.
Thursday: Household garbage.
Friday: Household garbage.
Homes were provided with special collection carts which are compatible with the garbage company’s trucks; the container with the green lid is for recycling.
For more information, see:
- For Monroe and Harriman’s garbage pickup
- Town of Chester’s street specific garbage pickup:
- Tuxedo garbage collection