Refuse & Recycling Pick-up Schedule
Town of Monroe, Village of Monroe, Village of Harriman

NOTE: Refuse/recycling must be placed curbside
the night before scheduled pickup

Village Residents: Monday & Thursday
Town Residents: Tuesday & Friday

*Limit of (2) 35 gallon cans per pickup

There will be no Refuse/Recycling pickup on the following holidays.

When a holiday falls on a pickup day, the entire weekly schedule will shift one day

New Year’s Day: Monday, January 1
Memorial Day: Monday, May 27
Independence Day: Thursday, July 4
Labor Day: Monday, September 2
Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 28
Christmas Day: Wednesday, December 25

Residential Recycling Pickup Paper & co-mingled can be combined and must be placed in either the green recycle container provided by the town or an empty garbage can clearly labeled for recycling

Recycling placed in plastic bags will not be picked up. Plastic bags are strictly prohibited.

All residents must recycle the following items:
• Tin & Aluminum Cans & Foil
• Plastic Containers & Cartons, Remove caps and rinse. Labels may stay on.
• Glass bottles & jars, green & brown. Remove caps and rinse. Labels may stay on.
• Mixed Papers-newspapers, magazines, cardboard, paper. Boxes must be tied in bundles no larger than 12″
• Brown craft cardboard must be flattened & tied.

Recycling bins are available at the Town of Monroe Highway Department located at 87 Mine Road, Monroe NY 10950

Village Residents: Every Thursday
Town Residents: Every Friday

Bulk Item Pickup
Limit of One Bulk Item Per Week
Bulk Pickup begins the 1st Thursday in April and ends the last Friday in December

Acceptable Items for Pickup
Furniture, gas grill (no tank), hot water heaters, refrigerators* freezers*, air conditioners*

*Freon must be removed from refrigerators, freezers, & air conditioners before pickup and tagged by a professional. Doors must be removed from freezers.

Unacceptable Items for Pickup
Construction Debris, Tires, Grass, Brush & Leaves, Computers, Televisions, Batteries, Lawn Mowers

Compost Facilities
The town’s Compost facilities located on Lakes Road & Mine Road operate seasonally and hours will be communicated accordingly.

Questions or Concerns
All refuse/recycling and compost questions and concerns should be directed to the Town of Monroe Highway Department at 845-782-8583.