Bulk Trash Collection and Disposal
The Town of Fenwick Island provides bulk trash service for three days before the Memorial Day weekend (May 30, 31, and June 1) and three days after the Labor Day weekend (September 5, 6, and 7) in 2017.
Some common bulk trash items that are approved for collection and disposal are as follows:
Furniture (couches, recliners, tables), waste lumber, carpet, plastic chairs, electronics (TVs, stereos, radios), large appliances (washers and dryers), and plumbing fixtures (bathtubs, toilets, sinks).
Exceptions are white goods that contain chlorofluorocarbons or CFCs such as refrigerators, air conditioners and freezers. For disposal of these items, please call a local waste hauler for removal or take the item yourself to the nearest Delaware Solid Waste Authority facility.
Additionally, no tires, stumps, automobile batteries, flammable/hazardous materials, rocks, bricks, dirt, oil, petroleum products, paint and construction debris) the service provider will not pick up construction materials from an active project) will be collected.
Tree limbs and shrubbery are considered yard waste and are collected by Waste Industries the 3rd Tuesday of each month from April through December. These items must be bundled in no more than 4 foot lengths weighing no more than 50 lbs. Yard waste is to be placed in paper bags or trash cans and must be visible to the collector and on the street by 7 a.m.