The Township of Plains will be accepting applications for positions with our Department of Public Works. This is for a part time position working less than 40 hours per week.  A CDL License is a plus but not required. Sufficient physical ability necessary for walking, standing, stooping and bending for prolonged periods of time, moderate lifting and carrying. Starting rate of pay will be commensurate with experience. Applications can be obtained at the Municipal Building, 126 North Main Street Plains, PA from the hours of 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Wednesday 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM. Plains Township is an equal opportunity employer

PLAINS TWP ELECTRONICS RECYCLING EVENT will be held October 23, 2021 for more information check out the following link:  Electronics Recycling Day  The Shred Fest Event will be held the same day Saturday October 23rd. from 11:00 till 2:00 at the Plains Yankees Football Field. Shred Fest Event


2021 Trash & Recycling Collection Schedule

Clutter Pick-up/Bulk Item Pick-up – All Spots are Filled for 2021

Pick up is scheduled for the last Thursday of the month (subject to change). Limited pick up of 50 PRE-REGISTERED residents per month. March thru October.

PROCEDURE: All Items must be registered and a sticker purchased for each item.  Maximum of 4 stickers can be purchased at a cost of $5.00 each for the month.  Registration can be done at the Municipal Office.

ITEMS ALLOWED: Furniture, mattresses and/or box springs, rugs, lawn furniture, lamps, framed mirrors, vacuums, chairs, couches, dressers, washers, dryers, stoves, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers, exercise equipment, sinks or tubs, gas grills, water heaters, air conditioners, humidifiers and dehumidifiers, lighting fixtures, fans, toaster ovens, microwaves, lawn mowers (fuel removed), weed wackers.  Small items should be placed in a box or a 30 gallon container.

ITEMS NOT ALLOWED: Chemicals, lumber, building materials, remodeling and construction materials, yard waste, newspapers, cardboard, garbage. Any type of e-waste such as computers, monitors, printers, fax machines, TV’s.

Yard Waste: 

Yard Waste Pickup Information

Yard waste drop off at the Recycling Center on Cemetery Street will begin on April 3, 2021. The Center will be open for yard waste drop off on Saturday’s from 8:00 AM till Noon.

Yard waste pick up will begin on Monday May 3, 2021