Altoona - The IRC Municipalities will be having spring and summer yard waste collections for residents in the City of Altoona, Hollidaysburg Borough, Logan Township, and Tyrone Borough.
Municipal yard waste collections include the following organic material. Leaves and grass clippings should be placed in paper bags and not contain other foreign material. Please DO NOT use tape to seal the bags, simply roll the top down. Bags over 50lbs. will not be collected. Brush should be less than six feet in length and less than 3 inches in diameter. Whole trees, stumps, and root balls will not be collected.
In the City of Altoona prepared yard waste will be collected at the curbside from April 2 to April 11. Collections will take place on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the designated zone. Beginning April 16 the City will be hosting a weekday only yard waste drop-off at the City Highway Yard at 5010 Sixth Avenue Road between the hours of 7a.m. and 3p.m.
Beginning on April 9 through May 4 prepared yard waste will be collected throughout all of Logan Township. Residents of Logan Township may also rake leaves to the curbside.
Hollidaysburg Borough Public Works Department will be picking up yard waste on the East side of Penn Street and East side of Borough on Mondays. The West side of Penn Street and West side of the Borough will be collected on Tuesdays. The collection will begin on April 9 and continue thru May 15. The summer collection will be on the following dates: June 11/12 and 25/26, July 9/10 and 23/24, August 13/14 and 27/28 and September 10/11 and 24/25.
There will be a drop-off location for all Tyrone Residents at the Borough Garage on Lincoln Avenue beginning on April 7. The drop-off will be open M-F from 7am to 2:30pm. Residents will also be able to drop material off on the first and third Saturdays from 8a.m. to Noon.