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Notice regarding garbage collection with snow and snow banks

January 7, 2021

Please be advised that the City of Amsterdam SanitationDepartment is requesting that all city residents DO NOT put garbage bags and/or pails on top of snowbanks.  Please clear a spot for your bagsand pails in front of the snow bank or next to the snow bank.  If garbage is on banks or behind the bank on thesidewalk, it WILL NOT becollected. Per Amsterdam City CodeSection 201-20E - There will be nocollection from residences where snow and ice have not been cleared from accesspathways or driveways.


We would also like to remind you that black bags ARE NOT ACCEPTED.  If black bags are put out, your garbage WILL NOT be collected and willbe tagged.  


If you have any questions regarding this, please call 518-842-3691.