Public Works

Hours of Operation

Public Works Facility, 8101 Old York Road, Elkins Park
This facility is open to residents and landscapers Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 1:00pm for bill payments, leaf permits, inquiries, etc. [Checks and credit card are accepted forms of payment.] Please utilize the front entrance of the building on Old York Road.

Waverly Road Compost Facility, Waverly Road between Church Road and Cheltenham Avenue, Laverock
This facility is open for residents to drop off bagged leaves and/or cardboard boxes.
Monday through Friday, 7:00am - 2:30pm
Saturday, 10:00am - 2:00pm, unless affected by a holiday 

*Hours of operation for landscapers are Monday through Friday only, from 7:00am to 2:30pm, unless affected by a holiday.

No bulk trash drop-offs will be accepted Mon-Fri. We will accept bulk trash drop-offs on Saturdays only [unless affected by a holiday] between the hours of 10:00am to 2:00pm. Examples of items accepted for drop off are tires [must be off the rim], large furniture, appliances, metals, cardboard and commingled recycling. Click here for more information and fees. (Check or credits cards only. No Cash.)


Properly Disposing of Unwanted Medication



Where to Recycle Used Oil



  • PennDOT urges motorists to call 1-800-FIX-ROAD (1-800-349-7623) to report the location of potholes on state roads.
  • To report potholes on local roads, call 215-635-4600.