Attention residents of New Rochelle: From now through Labor Day, your garbage and recyclables must be outside and ready for pick-up by 6 a.m. on the morning of your collection day. Also, beginning Wednesday, June 1, plastic containers classified as No. 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7 must be recycled along with 1 and 2 plastic containers, in accordance with the county’s Source Separation law. Most food packaging, medicine and shampoo bottles and beverage containers fall into the aforementioned categories. Coded pails, buckets, rinsed flower pots and other plastic products no larger than 2.5 gallons qualify, too.
For more information, visit this page of the city’s site.