In order for us to provide you with efficient and dependable service, we will need your help.
The following guidelines will enable us to better serve your needs.
Our trucks leave the yard at 6:30 a.m., please
have all your trash out for collection at that time.
All trash should be bagged.
We will not be responsible for property damage or LOSS OF ARTICLES left near container.
Please be mindful of the yard waste collection, recycling collection and holiday schedules.
Be sure to keep a copy of the current Hockessin Sanitation Calendar handy for future reference.
Use the Calendar link to view the schedules and/or download a PDF copy of the calendar (link at left).
We will not take stones, dirt, rocks, concrete, steel or metal because of the damage they cause
to our equipment . Please do not put these items in bags or trash cans.
We cannot take hazardous materials such as motor oil and paint. To ensure the safety of our men,
please do not put these items in bags or trash cans where they are unseen.
Large items (furniture, appliances, carpeting, building and construction materials or major
cleaning of garages, basements and attics) cannot be taken with your regular household trash.
Please call the office regarding disposal information.
Checks returned for insufficient funds will be subjected to a $30.00 returned check charge.
Late Charges: All past due amounts will incur a finance charge of 1-1/2% per month or an annual
percentage rate of 18% on accounts beyond 30 days. Minimum late charge: $2.00.
Our rate is based on monthly collection, not per pickup.
For severe weather closings, please check the announcement section on our home page or call our
office for update.