Department of Public Works
Location:200 Rutherford Place
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM—3:30 PM
Telephone: (716) 683-5700 ext 512
Fax Number: (716) 683-9278
**** Village no longer provides complimentary sewer cleaning service***************
Garbage totes are $50.25, Recycle totes are $44.72 for additional totes.
Snow Plow Permits (Application) are only issued in the Clerk/Treasurer's Office at 85 Manitou St between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm Monday - Friday. The fee is $15.00 per vehicle . Proof of general liability insurance and workers compensation must be provided before permit will be approved. Renewal Information. Village Regulations regarding plow permits.
Street Light Outage Report link to NYSEG
Effective October 10, 2014 the Village will no longer accept TV's and electronic devices. These items can be dropped off at the County recycling events held through the year.
Modern Disposal Tote Bi-Weekly Recycling Flyer
Guidelines for Garbage Pickup, Recycling and Holiday Schedule
Information regarding tote delivery and biweekly recycling schedule.
Garbage Route Map - PDF - Modern Disposal's phone number is 716-824-3766.
Summary List for Recycle Options
Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Information - Erie County runs the drop offs every spring. Please contact them at 716-858-6800 or via their web site Erie County Hazardous Waste
The Department of Public Works handles the following services:
- Snow Plowing
- Garbage Collection & Recycling
- Disposal of Refrigerators, Freezers and AC Units - Fee for Refrig, Freezers, AC Units are $15 each.
- Paving and Road Maintenance
- Tree Removal and Trimming
- Storm Sewer Maintenance
- Brush Pickup (call 683-5700 for pickup)
On which holidays is garbage not collected? New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day (If the holiday falls on a weekday, collection will be one day later for that day and each day after for the week of the holiday)
When is large trash pickup? TWO items will be picked up per week with your regular tote garbage pickup. Large trash are items that would not normally fit in the tote due to size. No appliances, electronics or electrical goods. Carpet and wood must be cut down to four (4) foot sections and bundled, each bundle weighing no more than 60 pounds.
To dispose of appliances: Including refrigerators, hot water tanks, A/C units, dishwashers, stoves, washers/dryers - A resident MUST CALL the Treasurer/Clerk's Office at 683-7451 for a pickup. There is a fee for disposal of Refrigerators, Freezers, and AC Units are $15. You must pay the fees at the Village of Depew Treasurer/Clerk's Office during normal office hours of 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Refrigerator doors are to be duct taped. Items are to be left at the curb after their pickup has been paid for and scheduled with the Clerk's Office. Items will be picked up by the Department of Public Works.