Borough of Avalon

640 California Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA  15202

P: 412-761-5820

F: 412-761-5953

Business Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm


                                                                     Recycling Locations

January 2017 began a 5 year contract with Waste Management. The yearly cost per unit for 2021 will be $218.28 ($4.20 per week).  Weekly curbside waste collection pickup.  Bi-weekly recycling.  NO Hazardous Household Waste collection.  No televisions will be collected.  Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, water coolers - anything with freon - must be have the freon removed first and be red tagged or collected by a contractor of your choice. Pickup Day for Avalon Borough is Thursday. 



As of January 1, 2006, all owners and/or landlords of real property within the Borough's limits must place any and all water, sewer and/or garbage service in the name of the owner and/or landlord. 

(Chapter 310, Article III, Section 30 of the Avalon Borough Code)



Garbage Collection Information


AVALON Borough curbside recycling includes cardboard. Visit the calendar below for details. 

Need a new recycling bin?  Visit the Avalon Borough Administration Office and purchase one for $10.00.

If you have not received a billing for the current year, please contact
Waste Management at 1-800-866-4460

If you are a new owner and your property is 3 units or less and have not received

your bill, please call Waste Management or your garbage will not be collected. 

Your garbage missed this week? Is your payment past due? Do you have building materials or unacceptable items in your trash? Do your cans weight more than 50 lbs? Those are just a few reasons the driver will decide your trash cannot be removed.  Call Waste Management immediately to remedy the situation.

Your recycling missed once or twice or more?? Call Waste Management immediately!!

Visit the or call 1-800-866-4460.


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