WOODY WASTE ACCESS CARDS ARE AVAILABLE

Purchase your access card at East Cocalico Township
Municipal Building, 100 Hill Road, Denver (Monday thru Friday, 8am-4pm).
To accommodate any resident who works outside of the Township's normal
business hours, copies of the application can be also downloaded (see below).
Complete the application and mail to 100 Hill Road, Denver, PA 17517 along
with the $15 payment; or place the application in the drop box
located at the Municipal building front doors) along with the $15 payment,
and the application will be processed and an access card will
be mailed back to you.

ACCESS CARD APPLICATION

WOODY WASTE INSTRUCTIONS

East Cocalico Township has a gated/secured facility designated for the disposal of woody waste, and an “access card” is needed to use the facility.
Only residents of East Cocalico Township who have an active
“Woody Waste Access Card” may deposit tree trimmings and branches at
the East Cocalico Township Woody Waste Site (100 Hill Road, Denver).

 

Allowed: Only deposit woody yard waste which includes tree and shrubbery trimmings that are less than 1.5-inches in diameter, and stumps under 12-inches in diameter. All woody waste deposited at this facility must originate from within the East Cocalico Township area. Commercial and/or contracted landscaping companies are prohibited from depositing materials at this facility. Disposal of anything other than woody waste is not permitted.

Not Allowed: Weeds, grass, ornamental grass, leaves, clippings, sod, turf, mulch, roots, flowers, garden waste, treated or untreated lumber, saw dust, skids, furniture, picnic tables, pool tables, tires, appliances, bricks, clay or other pots, trash, trash bags, fruit, berries, leaves, needles or rocks. Please call your trash hauler for disposing of these items. All materials must be completely free of contaminants, i.e. no ropes or bags used in bundling together for transportation. ABSOLUTELY NO ILLEGAL DUMPING IS ALLOWED. VIOLATORS WILL BE PROSECUTED.

Annual costis $15.00 per card (annual clock starts the month when the card is activated).

Lost or Damaged Access Cards should be reported to East Cocalico Township as soon as possible (717-336-1720). The access card will then be terminated. Your original card will be deactivated and will no longer be able to access the gate. You can purchase a replacement card at a cost of $5.00.

Woody Waste facility is locatedbehind the Township Municipal Building, 100 Hill Road, Denver. Please use the driveway to the right of the building (the Police driveway), drive straight back behind the Police Station, on your left. Follow signs.

Open January thru December: Open daily “dawn to dusk”.

Anyone caught dumping or depositing unauthorized materials at the East Cocalico Township Woody Waste site shall be reported to the East Cocalico Police Department at 336-1725 for prosecution. Unauthorized dumping or the sharing of your access card will result in the Township revoking your access rights to the facility.

Any person convicted of dumping or depositing of any illegal, toxic, unauthorized items, or sharing your card at the East Cocalico Township Woody Waste facility is in violation and may be sentenced to pay a fine not to exceed $600.00 plus the cost of prosecution for each and every offense.

BELOW IS A LIST OF ITEMS NOT ALLOWED
ABSOLUTELY NO ILLEGAL DUMPING ALLOWED
VIOLATORS WILL BE PROSECUTED
NO COMMERCIAL DUMPING !CONTRACTORS! THIS IS NOT A SITE FOR YOU

NOT ALLOWED(in alpha order)
any junk or trash
appliances
clay pots
fencing
flowers
furniture
grass
leaves
ornamental grass
saw dust
sod

stumps
trash bags filled with grass, weeds, flowers, etc.
trees that are not cut down to the minimum length of 12"
treated wood (any kind)
or any other kinds of contaminants


Please call your trash hauler for disposing of these items.