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East Goshen Township
"Respecting the Past, Serving the Present, Preparing for the Future"
Chester County, PA
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Yard Waste

In 2024, yard waste will be collected every Wednesday except for January 3, May 29, September 4, November 27, & December 25.

The 2024 yard waste collection schedule is below.  Click here for a printable version.

CLICK HERE to report missed trash, recycling, yard waste, and bulk trash collections.


Only paper bags will be collected; no plastic bags will be taken. You may also use a trash can; however, it cannot weigh more than 50 lbs. There is no limit on the number of bags and/or trash cans.

Accepted: Leaves, brush, grass clippings, plants, small branches. All branches must be bundled and tied and branches cannot exceed 3 feet.

Christmas Trees: All Christmas trees are considered yard waste and will be collected on scheduled yard waste days. Trees that exceed 8 ft. must be cut into two pieces as they will not fit into the trucks.

Not Accepted: Dirt, rocks, logs, pumpkins

The Lanchester Landfill will accept wood and vegetative waste for a fee.  Click here for the fee schedule.  Click here for hours.