Norristown, Pennsylvania – The Gilbertsville, Collegeville, Skippack, and Harleysville locations are among 16 recycling sites designated this year to accept unwanted campaign field signs. According to the Montgomery County Recycling Office, materials can be brought in during normal business hours from Wednesday (November 9, 2022) through Tuesday, November 15, 2022.
Since plastic campaign signs and metal stands are not accepted as part of curbside recycling, local residents and campaign workers can recycle the signs at temporary locations instead of throwing them in the trash. Acceptable materials include paperboard and plastic (cardboard and film) yard signs and metal stands.
In the western half of the county, signs can be recycled at the following locations:
- Collegeville Borough Municipal Building, 491 East Main St., college building;
- Douglas Township Recycling Center, 108 Municipal Drive, gilbertsville;
- Lower Salford Township Municipal Building, 379 Main Street, Harleysville; When
- Skippack Township Building, 4089 Heckler Road, skip pack.
Other drop-off centers include:
- Abington Township Highway Yard, 2201 Florey Lane, Abington;
- Cheltenham Township Public Works, 8101 Old York Road, Elkins Park.
- Hatfield Township Building, 1950 School Road, Hatfield.
- Horsham Township Municipal Building, 1025 Horsham Road, Horsham.
- Lower Merrion Transfer Station, 1300 North Woodbine Avenue, Penn Valley.
- Lower Providence Township Public Works Facility, 500 Church Road, Eagleville.
- Montgomery County Democratic Commission Headquarters, 21 E. Airy St., Norristown (parking lot behind building);
- Montgomery Township Administration Building, 1001 Stump Road, Montgomeryville;
- Upper Dublin Township Library, 520 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington.
- Upper Gwynedd Township Pool Parking Lot, 1 Parkside Place, North Wales ;
- Whitemarsh Township Administration Building, 616 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill;
- Whitpain Township Administration Building, 960 Wentz Road, Blue Bell.
For more information, call Montgomery County Recycling at 610-278-3618 or email email@example.com.
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