Trash - Town of Middletown, Delaware

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Trash canTrash Collection -- TUESDAY:

   Place carts (all green) at curb before 7 a.m. and please don’t block your mailbox.
Carts are collected anytime between 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. There is no set collection schedule.

Bulk Item* Collection

   Trash cart and Bulk Item* must be set at the curb for pickup. 

         Fuels, liquids, pressurized tanks or hazardous wastes will NOT be collected.

   Call  Middletown Public Works by 3 p.m. on Mondays, to schedule your item for pickup on trash day.  Place next to your trash cart.
   Examples: washer, dryer, freezer, refrigerator, air conditioner, mattress, furniture, carpet rolls.  All carpet must be cut to 4 ft. width, rolled and taped.  Electronic items should be recycled at DSWA facilities. 

Holiday Collection Schedule:

The following holidays are observed by the Town of Middletown: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. If the holiday falls on a Monday, Trash/Recycling and Yard Waste will be collected on Wednesday and Saturday that week. If the holiday falls any other day of the week, the schedule is pushed back one day. Click here to view the 2017 Holiday Trash Collection Schedule.

If you do not see the answer to your question above, please call Middletown Public Works at 378-2211, or click here to send an email.