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Town of Highlands Highway & Sanitation

  Contact Information

Highway Superintendent
James "Pat" Patterson | Email

Greg Maher | Email

Administrative Secretary
Tiffany Montellese | Email
P: (845) 446-3800
F: (845) 446-2718

Highway & Sanitation
1530 Route 9w
Highland Falls, NY 10928


Garbage & Recycling Pickup Schedule
The Town of Highlands Garbage & Recycling pickup schedule can be downloaded for your convenience. | Link

Click here for the 2021 Sanitation Holiday Schedule

Questions about recycling?  Click here and here for more information.

Additional Garbage Can Information
If you are going to have continuous overflow which does not fit in the Town issued receptacle, we are suggesting that you contact the Sanitation Department at 845-446-3800 to inquire about an additional can.  Cans are available for purchase at Town Hall in the Town Clerk's office, or they can be purchased online through our website.

Additional Garbage Can Pricing
Large Green/Garbage or Blue/Recyclable are $62.00 each.  Small Green/Garbage or Blue/Recyclable are $45.00 each.

Purchase Garbage and Recycling Cans Online Now
Click HERE to visit The Town of Highlands Online Store for purchasing additional cans.

Trash Regulations

Chapter 94 Dumpsters and Garbage
Resolution to Establish Rules and Regulations for Collection of Trash and Recyclables
Trash Pickup Regulations

Disposal Tips:

  • Household Sharps & Needles | Link
  • Unused Medications | Link
  • Household Items Containing Mercury | Link
  • Household Hazardous Waste | Link
  • Latex & Oil Based Paints | Link
  • Compact Fluorescent Light Bulb (CFL) | Link
  • Battery Disposal Facts | Link