DPW building on Shore Road

The Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson Department of Public Works is responsible for over 18 miles of roadways. The Superintendent of Public Works is also responsible for sanitation services, sanitary sewer mains, tree removal and plantings, maintenance of Streets during winter months.

The hours of operation are 7:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. M-F (excluding holidays)

The Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson is an MS4 community, and is working towards full compliance. Details regarding this can be found on the MS4 page.

Recycling/Garbage Schedules

Monday: Yard waste and regular garbage pickup South side of Rte. 218/Hudson St.

Tuesday and Friday: Regular garbage.  North side of Rte. 218/Hudson St.

Wednesday: All recycling is done on Wednesdays.

Thursday: Regular garbage. South side of Rte. 18/Hudson St.

Items can be placed curbside no earlier then 5:30 p.m. the night before a scheduled pick up. Containers must be removed from curbside within 12 hours of pick up.

There will be no regular trash collections on:

January 1, 16, February 20, May 29, July 4, September 4, November 10, 23 & 24, December 25 & 26, 2017 and Jan 1, 2018.

Recycling articles include: glass (clear, brown, green), milk cartons aluminum pans, cans and pie plates, frozen food white refrigerated containers, tin.

Non-recycled items: mirrors, plastic wrap, styrofoam, light bulbs, chemicals or hazardous waste materials, paint cans, window glass, PVC pipe, toys, oil cans.

Bulk Clean-up: Bulk cleanup is normally performed in the spring and fall. Spring Bulk Clean-up will be April 24, 2017. Items are to be put at curbside after 5:30 p.m. on the Sunday before pickup under Section 88-4 of the Village Code.

Please click HERE to see garbage routes and determine which side of Rte 218/Hudson St. you reside.

Any questions regarding Stormwater Management should be directed to:

Department of Public Works at 845-534-7600,

x240: Arlene Roberts, Planning and Zoning Board Secretary, 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. M-F


x241: David Halvorsen, Superintendent of Public Works

Fax: 845-534-7607


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates for Orange County Residents Information

April 29 - view details at: http://www.orangecountygov.com/filestorage/124/1308/1314/Event_%231_Thomas_Bull_Park_Resident_Flyer.pub.pdf.

Residential Bulk Cleanup Day

Residential Spring Bulk Cleanup
Monday, April 24, 2017
Items are to be put at curbside after 5:30 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017 under Section 88-4 of the Village Code.

Permitted Items (in separate piles)
Appliances & Other Metal:Refrigerators (with doors removed), stoves, washers, dryers, etc. (limit: 1 per household).
Bicycles: Tires must be removed from rims.
Brush: Must be tied into bundles, no longer than 6 feet in length, weighing no more than 25 pounds (loose brush will not be picked up).
Electronics: Such as computer monitors (limit: 2 per household).
Leaves & Twigs: Must be in cardboard boxes, cans or bio-degradable paper bags, weighing no more than 25 pounds.
Lumber: Must not exceed 6 feet in length, weighing no more than 25 pounds.
Paint Cans: Must be empty or filled with dry material to absorb paint.
Other Items: Such as furniture and household items. Refrigerators (with doors removed), stoves, washers, dryers, etc. (limit: 1 per household).

Prohibited Items
NO Demolition/construction Materials (including lumber from construction sites or contractor cleanup).
NO Hazardous/toxic Liquids and Materials

Resident Household Hazardous Waste Events -http://www.orangecountygov.com/filestorage/124/1308/1314/Event_%231_Thomas_Bull_Park_Resident_Flyer.pub.pdfThomas Bull Park, 90 Grove Street, Montgomery – Saturday April 29, Port Jervis High School Lower Parking Lot, 10 Route 209, Port Jervis – Saturday June 3, Orange County Fire Training Center, 9 Training Center Lane, New Hampton – Saturday September 23, Delano Hitch Recreation Center, 401 Washington Street, Newburgh – Saturday October 28

NO Propane Tanks.
NO Tires (Newburgh Transfer Station will accept tires).
NO televisions
NO Tree Trunks.

No return trips will be made.

David Halvorsen
Superintendent of Public Works
534-7600 ext. 241

[PDF Version of Spring 2017 Notice for printing]

Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson 2007 - 2017