Highway Department

654 Terry Road
(315) 488-7705
Paul Trovato – Highway Superintendent
Cell – 315-885-1996


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Please Note:

**The Town of Geddes Highway Department discontinued the pick up and disposal of resident’s mattresses and box springs (effective December 11th, 2019). This is due to a new $15 fee per mattress/box spring being charged by OCCRA. To find out where and how to dispose of your mattresses please visit OCRRA

Grass Clippings will be picked up during regular yard waste days from April 1st through December 1st as is the current schedule. All grass clippings MUST BE in PAPER BAGS, CARDBOARD BOXES or a container NOT TO EXCEED 50 lbs.  ABSOLUTELY NO PLASTIC BAGS! (Mulching is a better alternative)

All yard waste, other than tree branches, must be in paper bags, cardboard boxes, trash cans. (NO PLASTIC BAGS) – there is a 50 lb limit for barrels and bags Loose raked leaves in wind rows along your front yard(do not put in roadway) will only be picked up from October 1st through Dec. 1st. All other times of the year, rakings must be in paper bags, cardboard boxes,or trash cans. (NO BLUE BINS).


MONDAYS  –   Lakeland Area and Linbergh Lawns ONLY

All Other Areas will be picked up “ONE DAY AFTER” your regular garbage/trash day.

No more than 3 CUBIC YARDS at one time (Equal to a pickup truck full), year round with weather permitting.

Construction debris is:
Toilets / Sinks  /  Bathtubs /  Shower Doors
Cabinets  /  Countertops  /  Sheet Rock  / Wood
Doors  (Wood & Metal)  Windows  /  Siding  /  Paneling
Insulation  /  Roofing  /  Plywood  /  Electrical

Superior Waste Removal is the garbage and recyclables hauler for the Town.  PLEASE place your trash and recycling out NO LATER THAN 6:00 AM on your day. 

Holiday Schedule 

Garbage and Recycling WILL NOT be picked up on the following holidays:

New Year’s Day

Memorial Day

Fourth of July

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day

The garbage and recycling pick ups on these days will be a day late. If your garbage and recycling pick up is on Monday and the Holiday is on Monday all garbage and recycling routes for the week will be a day late. If the Holiday falls on a Wednesday only Wednesday and Thursday’s route will be affected.

Addendum- if holiday falls on the weekend, the regular Monday-Friday schedule will prevail.

Superior Waste Removal (315) 672-3174

And again, thank you for your patience!

If you are a Geddes resident and experiencing a sewer backup please call the Town Highway Department first to determine if it’s Town responsibility or homeowners responsibility. This is a service that the town provides to our residents at no cost. 

During business hours 315-488-7705, after hours 315-885-1996 or County Sewers 315-435-3157.