Modern Disposal will NOT be picking up recycling on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 – they will be picking up garbage only.
Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day
- The Erie County & Town of Amherst 2014 Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day is scheduled for May 17, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the ECC North Campus. Click here for more information.
- The Northwest Solid Waste Board has recommended an option to dispose of Household Hazardous Waste. It is a year round option however there is a cost associated. For more information, please click here.
Modern has launched, Your Recycling Makes a Difference, to encourage and reward recycling. For this new program, you may click here.
Find out more about refuse pickup and recycling changes in the Town of Amherst. Click here to learn more.
Holiday Pickup Schedule
Click here for more information about the Holiday Pickup Schedule for 2014.
Normal weekly refuse and recyclable collection will occur with the holiday exceptions below. If your collection falls on or follows any of these days, your pick up will be delayed one day with Friday's pick up done on Saturday.
Wed Jan 1, 2014 - New Years Day
Mon May 26, 2014 - Memorial Day
Fri July 4, 2014 - Independence Day
Mon Sep 1, 2014 - Labor Day
Thurs Nov 27,2014 - Thanksgiving
Thurs Dec 25, 2014 - Christmas Day
Thurs Jan 1, 2015 - New Years Day
Yardwaste collection begins on April 1st and runs through November 30th annually. Click here for yardwaste regulations.
Please call the Refuse Control Office at 716.631.7119 or email email@example.com to order a replacement tote or recycling tote (if broken).
Local Law 5-2007 Use of Totes for Solid Waste Disposal