The Lower Heidelberg Board of Supervisors, at their public meeting on Thursday, November 20th, 2023, voted to award local solid waste and recycle hauling company Whitetail Disposal, Inc. the recycle collection contract valued for as much as $1,476,000. The contract encompasses every other week recycle collection over a 3-year base term with two successive 1-year options.
Under the new contract, service for the 2,224 homes in Berks County, PA will begin January 1, 2024. Lower Heidelberg Township will be serviced out of our WD Perkiomenville facility located in New Hanover Township, PA. Each home will be serviced with their existing equipment for every other week service. “We’re excited about our continued western growth, especially in a community like Lower Heidelberg”, said President & COO, Paul Brady. Brady said, “the opportunity to partner with Lower Heidelberg Township allows us to both provide the highest quality, environmentally correct service for the community, and expand our environmental footprint in the western Berks County/Reading area.”
Whitetail Disposal, Inc. is a family-owned company headquartered in Perkiomenville, PA. New Hanover Township, Montgomery County. Whitetail employees 340 team members, who operate over 230 vehicles while servicing over 200,000 residential, industrial, and commercial customers every week.
Founded by Michael Schmidt in 2008, the company is celebrating its 15-year anniversary and is both the largest and fastest growing script hauler in the Philadelphia service area.