April 5, 2018

2018 Spring Cleanup


Get rid of your junk for FREE! (and almost free)



Middle Smithfield Township, PA — April 10th, 2018 – Spring Housecleaning got you down?  Is the garage even worse?   Did the melting snow reveal things you didn’t even know you had in your yard?


Fear not!  With Earth Day just around the corner, there are plenty of convenient, FREE and environmentally friendly ways to de-clutter.




  • Now: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9am-1pm at Bushkill Outreach Thrift Shop

Taking donations at 3222 Route 209  (former Dutch Reformed Church of Bushkill) Bushkill, PA 18324.
570-588-0660, like them on Facebook ( and look for their Yard Sale Memorial Day Weekend at Lehman Park.



  • May 4th & 5th, Friday & Saturday, 7a-4pm: Middle Smithfield Township Cleanup and Freecycle
    • FREE Paper Shredding 5/5 10am-3pm
    • FREE Freecycling of Household items: 5/4 and 5/5: Drop off only.  (Pick up 5/10 – 5/12, 7am-2pm)


ALMOST FREE: ($5 a car load)


  • May 4th & 5th, Friday and Saturday, 7a-4pm. Township Cleanup Days (also known as “Dumpster Day”).
    • Get rid of your garbage for as little as $5 a car load. (Fees are per vehicle and range from $5 per vehicle for automobiles and small SUV’s to $40 for a one-ton dump truck.)
    • Tire disposal cost $4 to $14 each depending on size and rims. For details:


PAY $60+ A TON: If you literally have a ton of garbage:


Alliance Sanitary Landfill
389 S. Keyser Avenue, Taylor PA, 18517
Disposal Rate: approximately $62/ton

Hours: Weekdays 7:30am to 3:00pm; sometimes Saturdays

Grand Central Sanitary Landfill
1963 Pen Argyl Road, Pen Argyl, PA 18072
Disposal Rate: approximately $73/ton

Hours:  Weekdays, 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturdays: 7 to 9 am


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