This very popular program when first started in 2008, was intended by the Town Board to help citizens clean up our town at a very low cost. To offset the cost of the program by selling scrap metal the program has been mostly revenue neutral since then and has continued to date.
This yearfs events;
No hazardous waste or household garbage
No mattresses accepted at this event
Mattresses accepted at Southern Transfer Station Located @ 5802 State Hwy 28. A charge of $25 per item will apply!
Call Hartwick Town Hall @ 607.293.8123
Roadside Clean-Up: To sign up to clean a section of road or volunteer for the day, call Interim Town Clerk, Martha Clarvoe, at 607.293.6654. Participants will meet at 9:00 AM at the Town Hall. Trash bags, gloves, and other items provided.
Yard Sale: Bring reusable items for donation to help offset costs for dumpster rental and other expenses to maintain a revenue-neutral Clean Sweep event.
Backyard Trash & Hauling: Need help? Hartwick Residents ONLY. (Proof of residency may be required)?
To offset dumpster fees, volunteers will pick-up items & deliver to a collection center, if help is needed. A $10 charge will apply for each load. No charge applies if you wish to haul your own items.
For those who wish early pick-up, beginning May 1st, call Martha Clarvoe at 607.293.6654,
Green Waste consists of leaves, grass clippings, brush and branches 4h and under. Deliver to Green Waste Center, just off Hatchery Rd., near Community Garden. No rocks or debris should be included! Signs designate proper location.
Scrap Metal Collection: Acceptable scrap metal includes white goods, lawn mowers, lawn chairs, BBQ grills, and more. $10 Charge for Freon removal from refrigerators or air conditioners. Free removal assistance for large scrap metal items, if needed.
Electronics Recycling: Desktop computers, laptops, keyboards, power cords, chargers, mice, VCRs, DVRs, DVD players, TVs, cable receivers, digital converter boxes, game consoles, PDAs, portable digital music players, and other personal e-devices, microwaves, flat panel (TV or monitors) only are accepted. No CRTfs accepted (old style type)
Terra Cycle Items: oral care products (toothpaste tubes, toothbrushes, toothbrush packaging, and dental floss containers), and writing implements (Pens and pen caps, mechanical pencils, markers and marker caps, permanent markers and permanent marker caps) as part of Otsego County Conservation Associationfs ongoing Terra Cycle program.
Tires: First 6 tires FREE! Passenger and light truck tires; $2 each; Skid steer; $5; Tractor and other large tires; $10 each; XLG; $30
Martha Clarvoe @ 607.293.6654
Day of Event Call 607.293.8123