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Waste Management provides unlimited curb service for household trash and recyclables for the following costs:
This service entitles the customer to place unlimited household trash and bulky items such as:
Should you not participate in the Township-sponsored Waste Management program for the collection of garbage and recycling, you are still responsible for the payment of a garbage bill. Furthermore, Waste Management is well within its legal rights to sue for the collection of all delinquent payments and possibly lien your property.
For more information, view our webpage on disposing of electronic devices.
As part of the residential solid waste and recycling contract with Waste Management, you have a convenient opportunity to dispose of your household generated special materials- safely, easily and responsibly. Examples of acceptable materials include, but not limited to: automotive products (i.e. antifreeze, hydraulic fluid, motor oil, polishes), garden chemicals (i.e. insect sprays, weed killers, fertilizers), paint (i.e. latex, oil-based, thinners), household cleaners (i.e. bleach, drain cleaner, tile cleaners, rust remover), flammable & combustible materials (i.e. gasoline, solvent), swimming pool chemicals, mercury, miscellaneous household items (i.e. hobby glue, driveway sealer), vehicle batteries, fluorescent tubes and CFL's, televisions, computers, VCR's, phones, CD players. To participate, you must set up a collection appointment with Waste Management, by one of the following ways: 1) go to www.WMAtYourDoor.com, 2) 1-800-449-7587, or 3) e-mail at AtYourDoor@WM.com. Should you have any further questions, please contact the Township office at 412-486-0400 ext. 1303.
Yard Waste will be picked up the 3rd full week of each month, from April through November, one (1) day per residence each month as determined by Waste Management. Items included are: brush, garden residue (no dirt attached) in paper biodegradable bags, leaves in paper biodegradable bags, tree limbs, shrubbery, tree trimmings cut in 4 feet length, no larger than 3 inches diameter, no greater than 40 pounds and securely tied and bundled; and twigs. Yard waste pickup may be a different day than your garbage. If you do not know your day of collection for yard waste, please call Waste Management for your calendar at 1-800-458-4090 or the Township office at 412-486-0400 ext. 1303.
Observed holidays are New Years, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, and Christmas.
Rats, the most common pest rodent in this area, are semi-aquatic by habit and are frequently found living in close association with humans. They can create danger because of the diseases they often carry and the destruction they can cause. The Township of Hampton takes steps to control the rodent populations in the township by responding to concerns or complaints about rodents. Homeowners, especially those living in close proximity to a drainage ditch, are urged to keep yard areas neatly cut and trimmed. Pet owners are urged to give their pets only the amount of food that they will consume at a single feeding, and to clean up after their pets on a daily basis. The Resident's Guide to Rodent Control (PDF) is designed to assist you in the control of rats and the environmental conditions that breeds rats. If you suspect you have a rodent problem, please call Susan Bernet at the township at 412-486-0400, extension 1303. We will have a rodent official inspect your property as soon as possible. If he inspects your property and finds rodents he will have you sign a release form immediately, so he may bait your property.
For more information, please refer to the attached National Pest Alert issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Ticks and Tick-Borne Diseases Informational Flyer