LEAF COLLECTION TO BEGIN MID-OCTOBER
The Township will begin collecting leaves in mid-October and will continue until at least Nov. 23, 2016, the day before Thanksgiving, weather permitting. Residents are asked to rake leaves into the street, a foot or so away from the curb or edge of pavement. Piles should not exceed three feet in height and four feet in width. Piles that contain tree branches or any other debris WILL NOT BE PICKED UP until the debris is removed. Debris damages equipment, and repairs are costly.
Residents are also asked to park vehicles or trailers in their driveways. If it is not possible to park in your driveway, a vehicle or trailer should be parked away from the leaf piles. It is also imperative that contractors not place a pile of gravel or other material on a roadway which obstructs the collection of leaves. Leaf piles blocked by vehicles or contractor material will not be picked up until the following week, providing the obstruction has been moved.
Leaves which are raked into the street after the equipment has passed will not be picked up until the following week. If you use a landscaper to remove leaves from your property, please advise them of the collection schedule and require them to adhere to collection policies.
Once leaf collection commences in Mid-October, the schedule below will be followed. Delays in the posted schedule may occur due to weather events. Crews will not be collecting leaves on November 11 due to the Veteran’s Day holiday.
Current Leaf Collection Schedule:
Monday – Brentwater, Chestnut Hills, Country Club Park, Countryside, Hollywood, Hunters Ridge, Pinebrook.
Tuesday – Good Hope Road, Good Hope Farms North, Good Hope Farms South*, Indian Creek, Pinebrook Heights, Point Ridge Farms, St. John’s Place and Sporting Hill Road.
Wednesday – Clearview Estates, Delbrook Manor, Forrest Acres, Hampden Gardens, Oakwood Park, Ridgeland, Salem Park, Silver Brook*, all areas south of Carlisle Pike, St. Mark’s Place and Trindle Road.
Thursday – Armitage Square*, Creekview Road, Deimler Manor, Golfview*, Governor’s Glen, Grandon Farms*, Hampden Square, Hampden Station*, Hawk’s Landing*, Grand Meadows*, Highlands, Kingswood, Laurel Hills, Mountain View Road, Sears Run Road, The Preserves*, Wertzville Road, east of I-81 and Whelan Crossing*.
Friday – Ashford Village, Bunker Hills, Creekview, Darmouth Green*, Dove Ridge*, Fairwinds*, Glenda Crest, Glennwood Farms, Greenwood Estates*, Hampden Court, Hampden Hearth*, Hampden Heights, Hampden Summit*, Millbank Estates*, Noll Acres, Pinehurst, Pinehurst Hills*, Regency Hills, Signal Hill*, Townes of Cross Creek*, Turnberry*, Village of Brandywine*, Wellington*, Wentworth Estates*, Westbury*, Westover and all roads west of Good Hope and north of the Conodoguinet Creek.
*Please be advised that leaf collection for the following developments will be collected every other week utilizing the Township street sweepers. Please refer to the schedule above to determine what day of the week this will occur.
Armitage Square, Dartmouth Green, Dove Ridge, Fairwinds, Golfview, Good Hope Farms South, Grandon Farms, Grand Meadows, Greenwood Estates, Hampden Hearth, Hampden Station, Hampden Summit, Hawk’s Landing, Millbank Estates, Pinehurst Hills, Signal Hill, Silver Brook, The Preserve, Townes of Cross Creek, Turnberry, Village of Brandywine, Wellington, Wentworth Estates, Westbury, and Whelan Crossing.