Clean Sweep and Recycling Programs

Recycle Often, Recycle Right

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Due to the extension of NYS PAUSE and Supervisor Moehle’s State of Emergency into May, the Town of Brighton is canceling the Pharmaceutical Take Back scheduled for April 25, annual Clean Sweep scheduled for May 9, and Semi-Annual Electronics Recycling and Secure Document Shredding Event scheduled for May 16.

Despite having to cancel these environmentally focused community events, the Town remains committed to sustainability, continuing work on important projects such as developing its Climate Action Plan.

2020  Annual Clean Sweep Event 

This event is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

2020 Semi-Annual Electronics Recycling & On-Site Residential Document Shredding

Saturday, October TBD 
9 am - 12 noon  See details




Bring your old electronic equipment and/or your old documents to the Highway Department Parking Lot, 1941 Elmwood Ave. There is no charge for either service.  PLEASE NOTE:  At this time the Electronics Industry CANNOT ACCEPT CRT Televisions or Monitors (The Newer Flat Screen Models WILL BE Accepted).  

2020 Semi Annual Pharmaceutical Drug Take-Back Event   

Saturday,  October TBD

10 am - 2 pm  See details here.

Dispose of outdated and/or unwanted prescriptions and over-the-counter medications at Brighton Town Hall's Public Safety Wing. There is no charge for this event.

Color Brighton Green

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