Mount Penn



Please place all items out the night before the collection day. Collection begins at 6AM. Yard waste is picked up the first and third Mondays starting in April and ending in November.

The first scheduled pick up day is Monday, April 4, 2022 and the last day in Monday, November 21, 2022.

All yard waste must be placed in brown paper biodegradable bags manufactured for the purpose of yard waste or bundled in 4 foot or smaller bundles and tied with string. Branches can be no larger than 6 inches in diameter. There is a limit of ten (10) bundles of yard waste per pick up. Borough hall has yard waste bags available for purchase at 50 cents a piece. Residents can also purchase bags through stores such as Lowe’s and Home Depot. Please note that stones and dirt are not considered yard waste and will not be picked up by the yard waste collection agency.

Holiday collection dates in the year 2022 that will be pushed back one day, because of the holiday are Fourth of July and Labor Day. Fourth of July pick up will be Tuesday, July 5, 2022 and Labor Day pick up will be Tuesday, September 6, 2022.

Yard waste pick up dates are:

Monday, April 4, 2022

Monday, April 18, 2022

Monday, May 2, 2022

Monday, May 16, 2022

Monday, June 6, 2022

Monday. June 20, 2022

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Monday, July 18, 2022

Monday, August 1, 2022

Monday, August 15, 2022

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Monday, September 19, 2022

Monday, October 3, 2022

Monday, October 17, 2022

Monday, November 7, 2022

Monday, November 21, 2022

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Mount Penn Borough
200 North 25th Street
Reading, PA  19606

Phone: 610-779-5151
Fax: 610-779-5221

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