814-528-7395 – Pick-up Problems
814-737-9067 – Billing, Payments, and Account Set-up (9:00AM – 5:00 PM)
Effective January 1, 2017, Raccoon Refuse will be the contracted garbage/recycling service for the Union City Borough.
Cost is $63.90/quarter.
For those 60 and over there is an Elderly Reduced rate of $57.54/quarter
There is an individual bag service available for those who do not need weekly garbage collection. A sticker is placed on each bag of garbage. The stickers can be purchased at the City Building between 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday. The cost is 5 for $21.25.
If you would like to own a Toters, they are available for purchase. The cost is $60 and they will be delivered after payment is received.
Credit card payments are now being accepted at 814-737-9067 for a small fee.
To set up an account, make payments, or billing questions for garbage/recycling service call 814-737-9067. Any problems with garbage pick-up call 814-462-7164.
Residents east of Main Street – collection will be on Mondays. Garbage/recyclables should be put out on Sunday evening.
Residents on Main Street or west of Main Street – collection will be on Tuesdays. Garbage/recyclables should be put out on Monday evening.
Residents who are paying for Quarterly service with Raccoon Refuse can put a maximum of 12 bags each week at the curb for pick-up along with one large item per week. There will be leaf pickup available in the fall.
E-Waste and Household Hazardous Waste
E-Waste collection is now being offered. You must call to set up an e-waste pick-up and get pricing.
The following are items that can be scheduled for pick-up:
- Universal Waste Items:
- All dry rechargeable batteries
- Alkaline batteries
- Fluorescent Bulbs
- HID bulbs
- Lead acid batteries
- T.V’S, Computer Screens, Computer Towers, Copiers, Printers Etc.
- APC Battery Back Up Units
- Hard Drives And Motherboards
- Random Household Electronics
- Radios, Games Consoles etc.
Erie County also offers drop off E-waste & household hazardous waste for a fee and there will be collections on the following dates:
- August 12
- September 9
- October 14
- November 11
- December 9
E-Waste & Household Hazardous Waste Collection will be at 1624 Filmore Avenue in Erie, PA. This is open to Erie County residents only. A 20-cent per pound fee for e-waste and 35-cent per pound fee for household hazardous waste will be applied. Pre-Registration is required. To register, contact ECS&R toll-free at 866-815-0016 and inquire about County Sponsored Events.
THIS IS NOT CONNECTED WITH RACCOON REFUSE.
For a complete list of acceptable items go to ErieCountyRecycling.com.