Leaf collection under way in Penn Township
Township workers are beginning to collect fallen leaves.
Curbside pickup will be conducted in areas west of the turnpike during the weeks of Oct. 7 and 21, Nov. 4 and 18, and Dec. 2.
Areas east of the turnpike will see leaf pickup during the weeks of Oct. 14 and 28, Nov. 11 and 25 and Dec. 9.
Residents who rake leaves to the curb should not place them on the road.
Waste Management will pick up bagged leaves throughout the township Oct. 16, Nov. 6 and Nov. 27.
Leaves must be placed in biodegradable bags, which are sold at home improvement stores or by the township for 85 cents each.
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