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2020 Refuse & Recycling Stickers
The 2020 Jenkins Township Refuse & Recycling Stickers are now available at the Municipal Building. The 2020 annual garbage assessment rate is as follows:

2020 Discount Sticker Pricing for all Senior Citizens or Disabled for each cart size are as follows:

SMALL CART……………$100.00 (35 gallon}

MEDIUM CART …………………………….. $230.00 (65 gallon)

LARGE CART………………………………………………………. $280.00 (95 gallon)

 

2020 NON DISCOUNT PRICING for all other residents for each cart size are as follows:

SMALL CART and MEDIUM CART …………… $250.00 (35 & 65 gallon} (same price}

LARGE CART………………………………………………………. $300.00 (95 gallon)

For more details read the attached letter.

2020 Trash Letter

Solid Waste and Recyclables Ordinance
The Board of Supervisors passed Ordinance 002-2013 an Ordinance regulating the collection, storage, and disposal and recycling of solid waste and recyclables; and providing for the authorization and licensing of Township collector(s) for solid waste and recyclables; and providing for penalties for violation of this Ordinance. This Ordinance requires all residential, rental properties and commercial properties to purchase a Refuse & Recycling Sticker. The Purpose of this Ordinance is to provide for the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of Jenkins Township by regulating the collection, storage, and transportation, removal, dumping, deposit, disposal and recycling of solid waste by instituting a comprehensive solid waste management program and establishing a mandatory recycling program pursuant to the requirements of Act 101.

Landlord/Rental Unit Ordinance
Ordinance 007-2004 of Jenkins Township requires landlords to file reports listing all rental or rentable units, tenants or occupiers thereof, and any subsequent change therein; establishing the requirement for occupancy permits and inspections of all rental or rentable units prior to occupancy; establishing the duties of the code official; providing for definitions, interpretations and the purposes hereof; and prescribing penalties for violation. This ordinance is enacted to provide for the uniform and equitable distribution of the tax levy in Jenkins Township and upon the inhabitants thereof and to promote the health, safety, morals and general welfare of the inhabitants of the Township.