Yard Waste Facility

Bethlehem Yard Waste Facility
1480 Schoenersville Road

Please note: Materials may only be dropped off when the Facility is open and operating. Only residents and property owners in the City of Bethlehem may drop off materials at the Yard Waste Facility. You must show a valid driver’s license and compost card at every visit.

It’s the law: you must have items covered/tarped and secured when picking up or dropping off material.

Mon thru Sat: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sun: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM


Winter 2016/17 Yard Waste Facility Schedule
Facility will close December 1st and will remain closed for the month of December.
Facility will open January 6th and remain open the month of January.

Facility will close February 1st and remain closed for February and March.
Facility will open April 1st and remain open for the season.


Materials Accepted

Christmas trees – free of ornaments and tinsel

Garden plant residue

Hedge trimmings

Leaves – loose or in brown paper bags

Small brush – up to 4″ in diameter, no longer than 6′


Not Accepted

Grass clippings


Plastic Bags

Root balls



Tree stumps


Loading Service

$10/cubic yard


Accepting 1 lb. and 20 lb. propane tanks only. Fee to recycle: $.50 for 1 lb. and $1.00 for 20 lb. See attendant for more information.