June 12, 2018 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse and city officials will demonstrate a new mobile app to help residents more easily access information about trash and recycling collections at a press conference at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St.
“This new Recycle Coach App promises to provide valuable services to our residents in helping them quickly gain information about sanitation services and better track schedules,” said Mayor Papenfuse. “We are excited to show how easy Recycle Coach will be to use for both residents and public works staff.”
Residents can access Recycle Coach from their desktop computers, mobile devices, or through digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Home. The app is free to download and to use.
With Recycle Coach, residents can:
- Stay organized with custom curbside collection and events calendars
- Receive collection reminders and real-time updates on service disruptions
- Become recycling experts with a comprehensive “What Goes Where?” search tool, including local disposal information and collection requirements for common and uncommon items
For more information, contact Joyce M. Davis, Director of Communications, at [email protected].