Jenkins Township Public Works Department is the backbone of our community. The Department maintains roads when it snows, keep our community’s roads pothole free and make sure the neighborhood parks are spotless. In addition, Public Works is responsible for weekly yard waste collection and recycling.

To contact, please call: 570-654-3315

Trash pick-up day – Wednesday or Thursday
Recycling – Same as trash pickup day
Yard Waste- Normal Yard Waste (Grass clippings, leaves, small branches tied in three(3) foot bundles and hedge clippings)
Yard Waste pickup is on Tuesday until Mid-November depending on the weather or

Snow Removal

Seasonal Programs (Christmas Tree pick-up)

SNOW PLOWING: Jenkins Township attempts to plow and salt all 14.85 miles of Township roads. We would appreciate your patience as we are doing our best to keep our roads safe and passable. If you live on a street plowed by PennDot such as Main St, E. Saylor Ave, River Rd, Yatesville Rd, Thompson St, Westminster Rd, Pittston Bypass, Pittston Ave, PA Hwy 315, Eighth St Bridge, and a portion of Old Boston Rd. and are not happy with their performance please call 1-800-FIX ROAD or 1-800-349-7623.

Thank You.

Jenkins Township DPW

Joe Lewis – Foreman

Ryan Youngblood

Vince Zerblas

Matthew Dougherty

Michael Bantell

Casey Balestrini

Anthony Savero

Robert Romanski

Jacob Geda