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Trash Collection

Thursday, 5AM - Time Varies

Waste Management is our trash hauling and disposal service provider. Thursday is pick-up day for curb collection. Please be sure to put your items out on Wednesday evenings. Waste Management provides curbside collection of unlimited household waste. This includes:
Normal household waste | Yard waste | Furniture | Bundle carpet cut in 4' lengths and bundled | Appliance (refrigerants must be removed and appliance tagged by a certified removal service) | Brush, branches and tree limbs bundled and not exceeding 2" in diameter and 4' in lengths and bundled.
Ordinance #399 mandates that all trash shall be stored in a closed container that is not visible from the front of each property, with the exception of pick-up day.

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Household Hazardous Waste

Post Date: 08/24/2020
Home Collection Program for Household Waste and E-Waste for Residents of Rankin


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Closure of Kenmawr Bridge

Post Date: 08/03/2020
The replacement of the Kenmawr Bridge which carries South Braddock Avenue over the mainline tracks of the Norfolk Southern Railroad in the Boroughs of Swissvale and Rankin


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Community Day Canceled

Post Date: 07/20/2020
Unfortunately, 2020 Rankin Borough Community Day is canceled due to COVID-19 and Community Concerns.


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Closed Ballfield & Park

Post Date: 06/20
The Rankin ballfield and park will be closed for the remainder of 2020 Due to a shortage of public works employees to maintain the field, meeting.


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Duquesne Light Company

CCAC Entrance Exam Prep Course
Duquesne Light has partnered with the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) to offer a prep course for EDT applicants. This course is strongly recommended to program applicants.


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Duquesne Light Company

CCAC Entrance Exam Prep Course
Duquesne Light has partnered with the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) to offer a prep course for EDT applicants. This course is strongly recommended to program applicants.


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Affordale Internet

Affordable Internet for veterans
Comcast has now helped more than six million low income americans cross the digital divide through its internet essential program.


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Green Grocer?

What is Green Grocer
Green Grocer is a mobile farmers market that is designed to travel into food desert communities to provide the fresh food options that are currently missing


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Grow Pittsburgh

Grow Pittsburgh is Hiring
Why are these important opportunities? Knowledge is power and we know that garden information is shared person to person, one generation to the next. Join our team.


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Assistance Fund

ALCOSAN Clean Water Assistance Fund
ALCOSAN has committed nearly a million dollars in order to provide this vital customer assistance program for low-income individuals and families. It has contracted with Dollar Energy Fund Inc. to administer the program.


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Pup 4 Clean Water

ALCOSAN Pups-4-Clean Water
Take the Pick Up Poop Pledge! Pet waste left on the ground can wash into storm drains and contaminate our rivers and streams with bacteria and parasites.


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