Solid Waste Transfer Station

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SOLID WASTE TRANSFER STATION

This facility is one of the few municipally permitted transfer stations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It provides both an on site fee based service for the disposal of municipal waste and a no cost service for recycling glass and metal containers.

In addition, the Sanitation Division provides roll-off truck services to the surrounding area with direct hauling to the regions two existing landfills.

The Solid Waste Transfer Station is located at 969 Mission Road, Latrobe, PA 15650.

Dumping hours are Mon-Fri 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM AND Sat 7:00 - 11:30 AM.

Disposal Rates can be found here.

Municipal Waste Disposal Rates

CITY OF LATROBE

                                                                                                UPDATED 02/13/18
 By Ordinance 2018-2

MUNICIPAL WASTE DISPOSAL RATES

Read more: Municipal Waste Disposal Rates

What goes in my recycle bin?

 

 

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Electronics Recycling Drop Off Locations

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 24, 2013, BY LAW:

The PA Covered Devices Recycling Act of 2010 (CDRA) dictates that all electronic devices defined in the act be banned from landfill disposal and must be recycled. Consumers and small businesses (those with fewer than 50 employees) must have access to electronic scrap recycling programs at no cost to them.

Covered Devices- MUST BE RECYCLED:

  • televisions, monitors, laptops (anything with a screen over 5”)
  • computers, printers, keyboards, peripherals (anything attached to a computer) 

 

Read more: Electronics Recycling Drop Off Locations

Refuse & Waste

CURB SIDE REFUSE PICKUP SERVICE

All residents and businesses are required by ordinance to subscribe to the City garbage collection service.  All landlords owning property in the City must register their tenants names at 724-537-2601

RULES GOVERNING RESIDENTIAL PICKUP

  • Garbage must be in a tied bag not exceeding 40 lbs.
  • Each bag must have a City I.D. sticker attached.
  • Stickers can be purchased at the Municipal Bldg on Jefferson St, The Latrobe News Stand at 223 Main St, and Shop & Save, Lincoln Rd Shopping Center. They can also be purchased by mail using a check or your Visa/Mastercard.
  • Sharp objects such as broken glass or knives must be wrapped with paper to prevent injury to the trash collector
  • Garbage cannot be set out for collection before noon the day before the scheduled pickup.
  • Residents are entitled to a free pickup for one large item a month on the first collection of each month. A large item is defined as something too large to fit into a garbage bag, yet small enough that two people of normal strength can lift. Examples would be a T.V., chair, couch, or mattress.
  • Examples of things the garbage collector CANNOT  pickup are:
    • Car Batteries
    • Hazardous Chemicals
    • Liquid Paint or any liquid chemicals
    • Appliances with Freon inside
    • Car & Truck Tires - they can be disposed at the City's Solid Wast Transfer station

RECYCLING

Recycling saves the environment,natural resources and money. Residents are encouraged to recycle. Latrobe recycles clean glass and beverage containers, aluminum and steel cans and plastic. They can be co mingled and set out in a container which is collected on the same day as your garbage.  Residents can pickup a recycling container at the City Transfer Station on Mission Rd.

LEAF COLLECTION

Free leaf collection is offered to residents who wish to dispose of their leaves. Leaves must be placed in biodegradable bags on specific pickup days which run yearly in autumn. A list of the days of collection is available at the Municipal Bldg, available here, and published in the Latrobe Bulletin.

 

SOLID WASTE TRANSFER STATION

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This facility is one of the few municipally permitted transfer stations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It provides both an on site fee based service for the disposal of municipal waste and a no cost service for recycling glass and metal containers.

In addition, the Sanitation Division provides roll-off truck services to the surrounding area with direct hauling to the regions two existing landfills.

The Solid Waste Transfer Station is located at 969 Mission Road, Latrobe, PA 15650.

Operating hours are Mon-Fri 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM AND Sat 7:00 - 11:00 AM.
 

TRANSFER STATION SERVICES & RATES
Municipal Waste $91/ton
PA Landfill Surcharge $4/ton
$8.00 minimum charge - 200 lbs. and under
Car tires $2.00 each
Car tires w/ rims $3.00 each
Light truck tires 16" $3.00 each
Light truck tires 16" w/ rims $5.00 each
Heavy truck tires 20" and up $10.00 each
Appliance Charge for Freon Removal $33.00 each

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

MUNICIPAL WASTE DISPOSAL RATES
Monthly Service Rates @ Service Once Per Week
Residential Bag Service $80.00 (billed semi-annually)
Commercial Bag Service $15.40/mo.
96 gallon container $22.00/mo.
2 yd. dumpster $93.50/mo.
3 yd. dumpster $107.80/mo.
4 yd. dumpster $124.30/mo.
6 yd. dumpster $$154.00/mo.
8 yd. dumpster $185.90/mo.
6 yd. compactor $342.10/mo.
Loose pick up service $11/cu. yd
 

rolloff*Roll Off Box Service - $185 per trip plus the prevailing tipping fees (currently $32.00 per ton) Plus $5 per day rent (Maximum $100/mo.)

*Roll OffLiners-$35

*Compactor/Roll-Off (Brewery) $185 trip charge plus $39 per ton tipping fee

*30 yard compactor (Hospital) $39 per ton tipping fee plus $185 trip charge

Commercial services billed monthly

 

 

 

SANITATION DEPARTMENT RATES
Small Blue Bags (24" x 29" x 1.5 mil.) $7.00/roll
Bag Stickers (30 stickers)   $10.00
NOTE: 10% penalty added if not paid in full by due date. There will be a $20 fee for any returned check.

Michael Gray

Michael Gray
Public Works Director
696 Mission Road
Latrobe, PA 15650
724-537-8974
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City of Latrobe • P: 724-539-8548 • Mailing Address: P.O. Box 829, Latrobe, PA  15650 • Physical Address: 901 Jefferson St., Latrobe, PA  15650