Trash & Recycling

DUE TO THE SNOW EMERGENCY on Feb 18-19:

Recycling in District 2 WILL be picked up Saturday Feb 20.

Click on links below for PDFs of Schedules and other Information
Township-wide Recycling Dates
Recycling Districts Number 1 & Number 2
Trash District Collection Dates
Leaf and Yard Waste Curb-side Collection Program
Dates, Locations & Schedules for 2021
Township-wide Recycling Collection Dates 2021
Bern Township Recycling District Locations
Trash District Collection Dates
Leaf and Yard Waste Curbside Collection Dates
(click on the links above for PDF)

Electronic Recycling 
    Free for residents of Berks County 
    Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8:00 AM – Noon
    (1316 Hilltop Road, Bern Township)  

Tire Collection
    Fees apply
    Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8:00 AM – Noon
    (1316 Hilltop Road, Bern Township)

Berks County Solid Waste Authority
    To visit their website for more information click on the above link

Here are some of the events Berks County Solid Waste Authority will be holding:

    Household Hazardous Waste
        Free to Berks County Residents (Registration Required)
        October 24th and 25th, 2020
        Berks County Ag Center, 1238 County Welfare Road,
        Leesport, Pa. 19533
        (8 AM – 2:00 PM) 
        All residents must pre-register to participate in our
        hazardous waste collection event.
        Register for HHW Collection – October 24th and 25th, 2020 

    Absolutely no Latex Paint will be accepted

    Pharmaceutical Waste
        – Medication Drop Box Program
        Free to Berks County Residents 

    Paper Shredding? All events canceled for 2020. 

        Shredding Services (click here)