The Town of Lockport contracts Waste Management for refuse
and recycling for collections. Six units of garbage
contained in 30-gallon plastic bags or 30 gallon cans are
allowed per week. Trash and recyclables should be out to the
curbside by 6:00am on your collection day. Waste Management
will allow one large/bulky item per residence per week. They
will also pick up brush as long as it is
cut into 4ft. lengths, bundled, tied, no more than 50lbs.
(approximately one garbage can full) and it will be included
as part of your six units.
Additional recycling bins are available at
the Town Clerk's office at a fee of $8.00 each.
Orange Waste Management Tags for additional 30-gallon plastic
bags for over-limit curbside pickup are also available at
the Town Clerk's office at a fee of $1.00 each during regular
Waste Management office hours are from Monday through Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm and their telephone number is 800.422.4040. The holiday schedule will be updated &
posted as warranted. If you have any questions, you can call
the Highway Department for more information at 716.439.9522.
Brush will be picked up every 3rd Monday of the month between March and November. Please have it out by 7AM. No roots stumps or limbs larger than 8" in diameter. Brush must be piled neatly with cut ends toward the road. There will be no return trips to pick up brush.
Residents can also include brush in refuse collection by Waste
Management. It must be bundled, tied, cut in to 4ft. lengths
and no more than 50lbs in weight. Brush may also be placed
in regulation 30-gallon cans or 30-gallon plastic trash bags.
It will be included as part of your six unit allowance. For
more information, you may call 800.422.4040.
County Landfill and Recycling will also accept brush. For more information you may call 716.434.6568.
Change in NYS Law for Electronics Recycling – Effective Jan. 1st, 2015
Town Recycle Guide (pdf)
Please don't forget about new recycling rewards program. If you haven't already registered, go to recyclebank.com/wm.
For questions residents may contact Waste Management Customer services at 800-422-4040 or the Town at 716-439-9522. Residents should continue to place recycle bins at the curb on their scheduled day and WM will take care of the rest.
If your mailbox is hit by our snowplows please call our office at 716-439-9522. Mailboxes will be replaced with a standard mailbox only.
INVISIBLE DOG FENCES AND SPRINKLER SYSTEMS
Homeowners should keep invisible dog fences and sprinklers out of our right of way. If they are in our right of way the highway is not responsible if they are hit by our snowplows.