Philmont Department of Public Works

Dave Siter, DPW Superintendent
62 Maple Avenue
PHONE: 518-965-5453


Garbage & Recycling Policy

Garbage Bags can be a maximum of 50 pounds
30-gallon capacity — Full Sticker
13-gallon capacity — Half Sticker

Garbage and Recycling should be put out after 7pm the night before pickup.

Plastic, glass and aluminum recyclables must be clean and in a plastic tote or laundry basket with drainage holes

YOUR GARBAGE WILL NOT BE PICKED UP IF:

  • It does not have a sticker
  • A 30 gallon bag only has half a sticker
  • It weights over 50 pounds
  • It’s in a contractor/leaf bag

***Cardboard & Paper are not accepted as recylces if they’re wet. It’s treated as garbage at that point. Cardboard MUST be broken down and bundled or placed inside 1 intact box. If it is not broken down it WILL NOT BE PICKED UP***