BESTWAY CONTAINER SERVICES, LLC
will be our new refuse pick up service and will begin in January.
VERY IMPORTANT CHANGE!
YOUR REFUSE MUST BE SET OUT THE NIGHT BEFORE AS PICKUP BEGINS AT 4:30 AM.
2014 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR REFUSE:
THANKSGIVING SCHEDULE CHANGES:
* those who get their trash picked up on Thursdays will now be picked up on Friday 11/28/14 and those who have their trash picked up on Fridays will now be picked up on Saturday 11/29/14
CHRISTMAS SCHEDULE CHANGES:
Those who get their trash picked up on Thursdays, will now be picked up on Fri. 12/26/14 and those who get their trasj picked up on Fridays will now be picked up on Sat. 12/27/14
NEW YEARS SCHEDULE CHANGES:
Those who get their trash picked up on Thursdays, will now be picked up on Fri. Jan. 2nd, 2015 and those who get their trash picked up on Fridays, will now be picked up on Sat. Jan. 3rd, 2015
Town Of Brant and Village of Farnham TRASH COLLECTION
Rules and Refuse pick up schedule is as follows:
PICKUP WILL BE THURSDAY FOR:
AREAS WEST OF ROUTE 20 (INCLUDING VILLAGE OF FARNHAM
PICKUP WILL BE FRIDAY FOR:
AREAS EAST OF ROUTE 20 (INCLUDING ROUTE 20)
NEW ELECTRONIC WASTE RECYCLE CENTER IN BRANT IS NOW CLOSED FOR THE SEASON!
ELECTRONIC WASTE RECYCLE CENTER NOW CLOSED IN BRANT: RECYCLE_CENTER.pdf
Was being Held on the 4th Saturday of each month
Hazardous Waste drop locations and events
To check on upcoming Hazardous Waste pickups scheduled by Erie County, click here:
DO NOT place refuse out to curb sooner than 24 hours before pick-up is scheduled. Refuse materials must be placed within (4) four feet of the curb by the night before your pickup.
For questions regarding refuse or recycling you may call BESTWAY CONTAINER SERVICES, LLC at 672-7237 Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 PM or the Brant Town Hall at 549-0282 (ext. 2) during regular business hours listed our home page.
FAQ about refuse pick up:
What is my limit for trash items? Five items of acceptable refuse
What is acceptable normal refuse? Refuse generated by homeowners, NOT contractors.
Items should not be over 70 pounds or more than 30 gallons in capacity and shall be watertight. Yard waste is acceptable and must follow the bagging criteria noted:
Each item will count in your 5-item limit
• All brush shall be securely tied in bundles, not to exceed 20 pounds with the exception of Christmas trees.
Is there a time when I can discard an item larger than your stated limit?
Yes. According to the contract the Town of Brant has with Bestway Container Services, LLC:
“The Contractor shall collect, haul and dispose of all Yard Wastes, Bulky Wastes and Construction and Demolotion Debris and shall collect, haul and recycle (process) all White Goods (Appliances) collected in the Town and Village from all eligible residential, institutional, commercial and business establishments as part of the Contractor’s service.
All Yard Wastes, Bulky and Construction and Demolition Debris shall be hauled and disposed at a permitted Solid Waste Management Facility. All White Goods shall be hauled and recycled (processed) in accordance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations of the State of New York at a Permitted Solid Waste Management Facility. As long as a certified handler for the appliances containing CFC’s remains available, the Contractor shall remove these items during the Bulky Waste Collection.
The Maximum amount of Yard Wastes, Bulky Wastes, Construction and Demolition Debris and White Goods which shall be permitted for each weekly collection, per stop shall be ONE (1) White Good AND ONE (1) Container or Bundle of Yard Wastes, Bulky Wastes, Construction and Demolition Debris. NOTE: The Bid Page provides for an alternative response which would provide for Monthly, rather than weekly collection of White Goods and Bulky Wastes.”
How Many items may we discard each week:
Each household is allowed to discard up to 5 items.
Is the recycle bin picked up weekly on the same day?
Yes, Recyclable items are collected the same day as trash. If you want to understand what is and isn’t recyclable, click here.