Department of Public Works
4 Zoar Court
Scotia, New York 12302
To comment on either Report or the Storm
Water Management Plan contact:
Superintendent Andrew Kohout at 518-393-2159
ANNUAL CURBSIDE LOOSE LEAF PICK-UP:
The Village of Scotia Department of Public Works will begin their annual loose leaf pick up program on or about Tuesday, October 15, 2013. Pick up will continue; weather permitting, until Friday, December 6, 2013. Residents are asked to rake their leaves to the curb for vacuum pick up. Please do not mix brush, dirt or other yard debris in with your loose leaves. Piles of mixed debris will not be picked up.
(Separate from Loose Leafs)
Regular yard waste collection will continue weather permitting until Thursday, December 5, 2013. Yard waste will be picked up on your regular trash collection day. Normal rules and regulations still apply.
2013 CURBSIDE LARGE APPLIANCE PICK UP:
The annual Curbside Pick Up of Large Appliances has ended. Please contact the Schenectady County Conservation District (399-6980) or the City of Schenectady Transfer Station (374-1124) for more information on disposal of large appliances.
2013 YARD WASTE COLLECTION:
Yard Waste collection resumed on Tuesday, April 2, 2013
and will continue, weather permitting, until Thursday, December 5, 2013.
As in previous years, yard waste will be picked up on your regular trash collection day.
The rules and regulations are as follows: Yard Waste shall mean residential or commercial leaf waste, lawn clippings and brush. Receptacle requirements: grass, leaves, hedge clippings and twigs shall be in either 30 gallon compostable paper bags or a maximum 30 gallon rigid and water proof receptacle with handles and lid and clearly marked Yard Waste.
Either receptacle must not exceed 60 pounds. Loose yard waste, consisting of brush and tree branches that are 4 inches or less in diameter, 4 feet or less in length and weigh less than 60 pounds must be bundled and tied. Brush and limbs, over 4 feet long and 4 inches in diameter, and any stumps must be disposed of by the property owner.
NOTE: Normal weekly services shall not include: Bulk waste, hazardous waste, construction and demolition debris, more than one piece of furniture per week or furniture with metal (ex. sofabeds), tires, white goods, car parts, yard waste, brush or garden vegetation, except when otherwise specified.