Appliances with Freon Require a Special Pick-Up

If you have any appliances with freon in them, please contact Penn Waste at 717-767-4456 to schedule a special pick-up. Some examples of appliances with freon are: refrigerators, freezers, dehumidifiers, air conditioners and water coolers.    

Penn State Health, UPMC Update Vaccine Sign-ups

Pennsylvania remains in phase 1A for COVID-19 vaccination distribution. The phase includes 4 million people who are health care workers, senior citizens in residential care, people age 65 or older, and people 64 and younger with certain preexisting conditions. Penn State Health is operating four new sites dedicated to administering COVID-19 vaccines. Those who meet current criteria can register online at or call 844-774-8883.… Read More

Trash Collection for Friday is Cancelled

Due to inclement weather and road conditions, Penn Waste Routes are now cancelled for Friday, February 19, 2021. Due to this cancellation, double the allowed limit for any Thursday and Friday customers will be collected on your next regularly scheduled collection day.

Snow Emergency Lifted

Mayor James H. Curry, III has lifted the snow emergency effective immediately.

Trash Collection Update

Due to the forecasted winter weather for tomorrow, Penn Waste routes will not be operating on Thursday, February 18th, 2021. PennWaste will continue to monitor the weather tomorrow and update all customers on plans for Friday, February 19th. At this point, PennWaste will be operating on a holiday schedule for the remainder of the week:  Thursday customers will be collected on Friday the 19th. –… Read More