Supt of Highways/Stormwater Mgmt Coordinator, Highway Dept
TO REPORT AN ILLICIT DISCHARGE PLEASE CONTACT THE HIGHWAY DEPT AT 914 -961-8540
OR EASTCHESTER POLICE DEPARTMENT (AFTER OPERATING HOURS) 914-961-3464
-METAL & E-WASTE PICKUPS ARE SUSPENDED DURING THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER & WILL RESUME ON 12/6/2023
- EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 1ST LEAVES & GREENWASTE WILL BE PICKED UP ON AN UNSCHEDULED BASIS
-HIGHWAY DEPT WILL BE CLOSED ON NOV 7TH , NOV 10TH & NOV 23RD. PLEASE REVIEW YOUR SCHEDULE FOR PICKUP CHANGES
40 Mill Road
Eastchester, NY 10709
Telephone: (914) 961-8540
Fax: (914) 961-8549
Farella Way (Dead End)
Formerly Known as Burnham Road
Hours 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Mon - Fri
The Town of Eastchester Highway Department handles the following aspects:
- Town Roadway Maintenance
- Town Right-of-Ways
- Sewers & Catch Basin Maintenance
- Tree Maintenance
- Street Light Maintenance
- Sanitation & Recycling Pickups
- Street Opening Permits
Highway Department Permit Packages:
Permit Package - Driveway Widening/Installation/Resurfacing/Cobble Block Apron
Permit Package - Sanitary Sewer Installation/Repair
Permit Package - Sidewalk Installation & Curb Raising Permit Package
To find out which Section you live in, Click here.
2023 Sanitation & Recycling Schedule - Section 1
2023 Sanitation & Recycling Schedule - Section 2
2023 Sanitation & Recycling Schedule - Section 3
2023 Sanitation & Recycling Schedule - Section 4
General Information & Guidelines
NEW - EFFECTIVE APRIL 25, 2016 - BEVERAGE CARTONS ARE NOW RECYCLABLE AND SHOULD BE PLACED OUT FOR COLLECTION WITH OTHER COMMINGLED ITEMS (SEE BELOW LINK)
LOCAL LAW REQUIRES that Recyclables be placed out in your recycling bin or labeled container at curbside NO EARLIER than the night before the scheduled collection day or before 7:00 a.m. on the designated collection day. Place a weight on top of newspapers to prevent their blowing away. In case of rain, cover the newspapers. Rinse food and beverage containers thoroughly. Please refer to your Sanitation & Recycling Pickup Schedule (located above). The attached Recycling Guideline provides a detailed outline of which items are Recyclable as well as some additional pickups.
COMMINGLED - PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT ITEMS CODED 1 - 7 ARE RECYCLABLE.
Residential Food Scrap Recycling - A 24/7 Food Scrap Recycling Drop-off is available for TOWN RESIDENTS at the dead end of Farella Way. This program is Residential use only, NOT for Commercial use. This voluntary program involves separating food scraps from your household trash. For sanitary purposes food scraps must be placed within a compostable BPI Certified bag purchased by the resident from local retailer. BPI certified bags are available for purchase at the Town Clerk's office located at 40 Mill Road.
Please see two below links for guidelines and regulations on how to recycle food scraps. Questions should be addressed to the Highway Department at 914-961-8540.
Accepted Materials - Residential Food Scrap Program
Frequently Asked Questions - Residential Food Scrap Program
Other Materials - may be Recycled during a Westchester County Household Material Recovery Day. During a Material Recovery Day residents may drop off household waste that cannot be set out for curbside collection or recycling. For more information please refer to Westchester County.
The following items are not collected by the Town:
Tree Trunk (Logs), Stumps Rocks, Dirt Building Materials: (Concrete, Asphalt, Plaster, Tile, Sheet rock, Wood (including wood doors), windows (including glass inserts), insulation, roofing material, etc. Disposal of these materials must be arranged with a private carter or contractor
Tires, Car Batteries - Must be disposed of through their place of purchase
Used Motor - Must be disposed of at a gas station
Chemicals - Household Chemicals may be disposed of through Westchester County - Refer to Westchester County Household Recycling Schedule.