Collection Standards and Regulations

  • Two cubic yard dumpster-type containers must meet Town specifications. Containers are to be purchased and maintained by owner or occupant of premises.
  • Two cubic yard dumpster-type container locations and concrete pads must be accessible by truck and approved by the Town. Pads must be constructed in accordance with Town specifications.
  • Bulk residential trash must be generated by the resident only, not by contractors. Bulk materials will not be collected from businesses or other non-residential properties.
  • Broken glass should be wrapped in paper and marked as broken glass.
  • Sharp objects must be placed in metal or hard plastic containers with lids (eg. Laundry detergent bottles.)
  • Limbs must be less than 4 inches in diameter, 4 feet long.
  • Any materials to be collected must be generated by theresident at that property. Materials are NOT to be transferred from other porperties inside or outside of the Town of Easton.
  • Loose leaves that have been raked to the curb may be picked up by the leaf vacuum from mid-October through the end of January. Leaves must be separated from limbs, twigs, rocks, or other objects. All other times of the year leaves and other yard waste must be scheduled for pickup by calling (410) 822-0513.
  • No refuse containers or yard waste, such as leaves, grass, and tree trimmings, shall be placed in the gutters or on the streets of the Town. (Easton Code Section 11-7)
  • No refuse or waste may be set out for collection prior to 5:00 p.m. on the day preceding the scheduled collection day for such refuse or waste. (Easton Code Section 11-10)Refuse must be placed out for collection by 6:00 a.m. on your scheduled collection day.
  • Refuse containers should be removed from curbside or alley pickup locations prior to 9:00 p.m. on the collection day.
  • Household garbage, bulky trash items, and metal items shall be kept separate from each other when placed out for pickup.
  • Due to mandatory separation of bulk trash materials prior to disposal, some materials may occasionall be left behind on the scheduled collection day. These items will need to be scheduled for a separate pick up.
  • All bulk materials to be picked up for disposal must be scheduled in advance. To arrange for the pickup, residents must call (410) 822-0513.

Council Meetings are held on the first and third Monday of each month in the Council Chambers at 14 South Harrison St

Agenda for Upcoming Meeting

Minutes from Most Recent Meeting

Minutes from Past Meetings


Email Mike Dickerson, Superintendent of Public Works

Our phone number is (410) 822-0513. Please call this numberor email us to schedule pickup of NON-HOUSEHOLD trash.


Bulk items must be scheduled for pickup as described on the Trash Pickup Schedule.

Please call us at (410) 822-0513 or email us to request bulk trash pickup.