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Compost Facility

Compost Site

Collegeville Borough, along with Trappe Borough, operate a yard waste compost site on West Seventh Avenue in Trappe. 

Days of operation are Wednesdays and Saturdays during the Spring, Summer and Fall.  Check the Bulletin Board or call the Public Works Department at 610.489.2831 for Winter dates and hours of operation.

What they accept

The facility accepts leaves, grass trimmings, branches, twigs, weeds and other general biodegradable yard waste. **Please do not drop off food or compostable containers, wire, weed barriers or other non-biodegradable items that may be found in your yard.

Residents of the two Boroughs may drop off yard waste at the compost site free of charge. Identification will be required.  Residents and non-residents are permitted to take compost and mulch free of charge.  

Borough Newsletter


Business Development Cmte Meeting @ Collegeville Borough Hall
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Collegeville’s Business Development Committee meetings are open to the public and all are welcome.  We meet at Borough Hall on the fourth Monday of each month.
C-T Municipal Authority & Public Works @ Trappe Borough Hall
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Collegeville-Trappe (C-T) Municipal Authority and Public Works meets monthly on the fourth Tuesday.  These meetings are open to the public. Topics of discussion: water, sewer, the salt shed, snow plowing and more! Come join the discussion about how we handle the inner workings of our community.
Streets, Public Safety & Lights Comm. @ Borough of Collegeville
Feb 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Parks Comm. @ Borough of Collegeville
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Borough Council Meeting @ Borough Building
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Borough council meets the 1st Wednesday of each month.

Borough of Collegeville

Borough Hall
491 E. Main St., Collegeville, PA 19426
Phone: 610-489-9208
Fax: 610-489-6661
Email Us

Borough Hall Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 9AM – 4PM

Police Department

Emergency: Call 911

Non-emergency (24/7):  610-489-9332

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