North Versailles Township PA - 1401 Greensburg Avenue - North Versailles, PA 15137
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Refuse & Recycling
Big's Sanitation is under contract with the North Versailles Township to collect the refuse(garbage).

Garbage Collection will take place Monday through Friday. Please be reminded, to place your trash outside the night before your service day. There will be no collection on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Pickup will be delayed one day if the holiday is on a Monday through Friday. If the Holiday falls on the weekend, there is no change in service. If you have questions, please contact Big's Sanitation at (724)379-4331.

Recyclables are collected CURBSIDE the second full work week of every month for the Township by the Public Works Department (please note: there may be a delay in the winter months due to snow removal priorities).

You can print a copy of the 2018 Curbside Recycling Schedule here.

2018 Refuse Collection Information

North Versailles Township now offers access to a Compost Site located at Crestas Community Park.

Click here for a map to the location.

There are some businesses and larger residential communities within North Versailles Township who have other contracts with waste management companies that differ on pickup days and communal recycling containers. Check with your Property Management. State law requires all residents and businesses to recycle.

Refuse Preparations:

  • Carpet must be cut to 4 ft. lengths and bundled.
  • Building materials/car parts are NOT accepted with regular trash pick-up
  • Freon needs to be removed -- proof of removal must be attached (sticker and invoice).
  • Paint must be dried (lids off).
  • Cans/Trash bags should not exceed 60 lbs.
  • Excessive house clean-outs will require a dumpster.
For individual home owners, refuse and recycling containers can be placed at curbside after 6:00 p.m. on the day prior to collection and should be removed by 6:00 p.m. the day of collection.

Curbside Recycling:
In the general community, special recycling containers have been provided to each house, however they remain the property of the Township. The container is to be used only for curbside recycling. Plastic bags or other receptacles are not acceptable and will not be picked up. If lost, stolen, or damaged you can get a replacement container from the Road Department.


Glass - Clear Only
  1. Rinse - labels can stay
  2. Remove all metal lids and rings
  3. Place in container (do not break)
Aluminum & Bi-Metal Beverage Cans
  1. Rinse
  2. Place in container
Tin, Steel & Other Bi-Metal Cans
  1. Rinse
  2. Remove paper labels
  3. Ends may be included
  4. Flatten, if desired, to save space
  5. Place in container
  • Are accepted in the Abittibi Recycling container, which is located at the municipal building!
No Glass -
  • Light Bulbs
  • Window Glass
  • Drinking Glasses
  • Glass Plates
  • Windshields
  • Heat Resistant Ovenware
  • Crystal
  • Ceramics
  • Mirrors
  • Pyrex
No Metal -
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Paint Cans
  • Pie Plates
  • Foil Trays
  • Oil Cans
  • Batteries