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Garbage Pick-up

Please note Friday garbage pick-up may be delayed until Saturday due to the Driver shortage at Modern Disposal.  Please continue to place your garbage and recycling at the curb on Friday just in case Modern is able to pick-up on Friday.

Thank you for your patience!

Halloween October 31, 2021

Trick or Treating will be Sunday October 31, 2021 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.  Drivers please be extra cautious of pedestrians during that evening.

Phone System

Village Office phone system is up and running again.  Thank you all for your patience!

Phone System

Please note that the Village of Akron's office phone system is completely out at this time.  We are in constant contact with our carrier and are hoping to get back up as soon as possible.  Please note that our office is still open and our staff is happy to answer any of your questions.  You can also contact me at if you would rather email a question.  Thank you for your patience!

Jayne DeTine

Village Clerk

Garbage Pick-up Issue

Due to a shortage of drivers for Modern Disposal the regular garbage pick-up for Fridays may be pushed back until Saturday for the immediate future, so if the garbage is not pick-up Friday, please leave it out until Saturday!

Thank you for your patience and cooperation during this time.

Household Hazardous Waste/Electronic Recycling/Shred-it Event

Saturday September 25, 2021 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm located at the Joint Facility, 12707 Clarence Center Rd for Village of Akron and Town of Newstead Residents ONLY!

Garbage Pick-up Saturday September 11, 2021

Due to the Labor Day Holiday, the pickup for garbage/recycling will be on Saturday September 11, 2021.

Garbage pick-up only postponed until Saturday July 24, 2021

Due to short staffing the Garbage pick-up has been moved to Saturday July 24, 2021. 

Recycling will still be picked-up today Friday July 23, 2021.

Modern Disposal appreciates your patients and understanding.

Thursday July 8, 2021

Due to the weather forecast the Thursday Cruise Night sceduled for this evening has been cancelled.