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Posted on: April 1, 2020

VPPSA Compost Facility to Close Friday April 3

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Beginning Friday April 3, the VPPSA Compost Facility 145 Goodwin Neck Road, Yorktown will be closed to the public. During this temporary closure, citizens should utilize the County’s Curbside Yard Debris Collection program by calling 757-890-378...

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Waste Management
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Save Household Chemicals for Collection Event

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Citizens are asked to please keep their household chemicals until the next household chemical collection event can be held. The list of events will be updated at www.vppsa.org, but you can also sign up for Garbage & Recycling Notifications at www.york...

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Waste Management
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Curbside Garbage Collections Update

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Due to recent increased household trash generation, some curbside garbage customers may experience curbside collection later than usual.  We expect collections to still be completed on the regularly scheduled days.  We apologize for this...

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Waste Management
Posted on: March 18, 2020

April Events Canceled

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Unfortunately, several DPW events that were previously scheduled and were included in the 2020 Beautiful York County Calendar have been canceled.

  • April 11: “Go Green Market” to celebrate Earth Day is canceled
  • April 18: Mosquito Control T...
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Waste Management
Posted on: February 10, 2020

York County Recycling & Disposal Guide

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Here’s where you’ll find everything you need to know about recycling and reducing the amount of waste you contribute to the landfill.

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Trex Plastic Bag Recycling Program

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The York County Beautification Committee and York County Public Libraries collect plastic bags and wraps to participate in the Trex Recycling Challenge.  The YCBC and Libraries collect plastic bags and film with the goal of collecting or exceedin...

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