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FAQs - Garbage & Recycling

New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.

If your collection day is on or follows any of these holidays during the week, then your collection will be one day later.

If the holiday falls during a weekend (Saturday or Sunday), collection will be on normal schedule.

Town of Evans Electronic Waste
FREE Drop-Off
May 15 2021.
Check back later for further details.

Town of Brant Computer & Electronic drop-off.
Recycling Collection Site:
Brant Highway Department, 992 Brant-Farnham Rd., Brant
•Every last Saturday of the month from 9am - 2pm.
•Excepted Items:  Tube Type Monitors & TV's $20 fee per unit for non-residents.
•No Dumping at site unless attended.  Violators subject to fines up to $500.

Click Here to View Town of Brant's Webpage for Electronic Waste Disposal.

Contact Erie County Environment
at 858-6800

visit their webpage by clicking below
for an upcoming drop-off event
Erie County - Recycling

The following is considered Electronic Waste:

All Televisions
The following computer equipment:  Monitors, Terminals, Computers, Scanners, Ink Cartridges, Printers, Fax Machines, Network Equipment, Keybords, Mice and Computer Accessories.
The following Miscellaneous Electronics:  Circuit Boards, Cabling & Wiring, Typewriters, Telecommunications Equipment, Audio/Visual Equipment, Video Game Systems, Cell Phones, PDA's, IPOD's, Universal Power Supplies & Microwave Ovens.

The following is NOT ACCEPTED at the Electronic Waste Drop-off:

Any Liquids/Powders, Air Conditioners, Dehumidifers, Refrigerators, Kitchen/Personal Appliances, Batteries and Flourescent Lamps.

Leaf Drop Off 2020 04

You can bag the leaves and take them to the
Evans Town Park the Beachside Gate
and dump them out of the bags into the designated area
and take the bags with you.
This is a FREE drop off that is
open to Town of Evans residents
usually held in Ocotber when & if weather permitting.
Call the Parks Department with any questions 549-0970.

No Commercial Landscapers.

***At other times of the year when the drop off is not available at the Town Park you can put the leaves in a bag and place the bag at the curb for the weekly garbage pickup.  You can also start a compost or contact the Town Highway Department to inquire when they will be bringing the chipper around to your neighborhood and you can place the twigs and small branches at the roadside to be chipped.***

Evans Highway 549-3533
NYS Department of Environment & Conservation - Home Composting Webpage

Effective April 19, 2016
There is a FREE drop-off at the Highway Barns, 8752 Delamater Road.
Open to Town of Evans Residents.
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 3:30pm

Residential Use Only.

Call the Highway Department 549-3533 for further questions.


Pesticides, Fertilizers, Pool & Hazardous Chemicals/Cleaners
limit 2 gallons or 20#

Oil-Based Paints & Spray Cans
limit 10 gallons

Oil, Gasoline, Kerosene & Antifreeze
limit 10 gallons

Paint Thinner, Stripper & Solvents
limit 2 gallons

lead acid & rechargeable

thermometers, thermostats & metal

Erie County hosts Household Hazardous Waste FREE Drop-Off Days at various locations throughtout the year.
You can contact them by
PHONE:  858-6800         OR 

BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2018 you need to contact Allied at (716)614-3386 to purchase a 96 Gallon Tote.

Where to Place Garbage/Recycling
 Town Code            §149-5 E

It shall be the responsibility of any person, either as owner, occupant, lessee, agent and/or tenant of premises or property as defined herein, to dispose of any and all litter, garbage, refuse and/or junk on premises or in the right-of-way of a roadway, public or otherwise, upon which such premises or property fronts, or adjoins, or to which such property is subject, in a safe and sanitary manner and keeping the premises free and clear therefrom.

The 96 gallon recycling can must have the metal bar facing the road in order for it to be emptied.
If the metal bar is not facing the road it will not be emptied.

Town Code         §149-5 E (1) 

Anyone placing garbage, refuse and/or junk at the curb, right-of-way, roadway or otherwise for Town-wide trash pickup shall not do so prior to 6:00 p.m. of the night before scheduled pickup.

Paper is accepted during your bi-weekly pickup by our Garbage Company, Modern & NO LIMIT to the amount.
Just place it in the recycling tote then at the curb.

LATEX BASED:   Open can and fill with kitty litter - let it dry and put it out with out the lid on it with your garbage for your weekly pickup.

OIL BASED:  Contact Erie County for their Hazardous Waste FREE dropoff.  

Click on the link below to view the Recycling Schedule.
pdf 2020 Recycling Calendar & Street Listings

Recycling will be picked up according to the schedules listed above for Week A and Week B and it will be picked up everyother week.

You can find out the week that your recycling will be picked up by locating your street on the colored bi-weekly schedule.  You can follow the weeks on the calendar.

This is just for RECYCLING as Garbage will still continue on a weekly basis.



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