Milford's September bulk trash pickup schedule

If your garbage day is Monday your bulk pickup day is Sept. 3.

If your garbage day is Tuesday your bulk pickup day is Sept. 10

If your garbage day is Thursday your bulk pickup day is Sept. 17

If your garbage day is Friday your bulk pickup day is Sept. 24.

Call 203-783-3265 th Monday before your pickup if you have white goods, such as stoves, refrigerators, dishwashers, hot water heaters, etc.

Items set out for collection are to be placed at the curb no sooner than the Saturday prior to the scheduled date of the collection and all items are to be at the curb by 6 a.m. on the scheduled pickup date.

The homeowner must properly prepare and separate the bulky waste. Metal must be separated from burnable items. Yard waste should be placed in disposable containers or bags. Brush and wood must be cut to four-foot lengths and tied in bundles.

No more than four passenger car tires may be included in the items set out for collection. Where possible, similar items should be placed together in containers, which the homeowner wishes to discard. All acceptable items placed at the curb will be taken, including containers.

Certain items are prohibited from the bulky waste pickup program. These are: Batteries, commercial items, logs and stumps, concrete or cement, any item requiring more than two men to pick up, hazardous waste, liquid waste, oil based paint, motor oil, propane tanks, grass clippings, sheetrock and demolition material.

Sheetrock and demolition material may be brought to Waste Conversion, 211 Old Gate Lane. It will no longer be accepted at the Transfer Station.