Both Marple and Newtown municipal buildings will be closed on Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving.
Below is a trash and leaf pickup schedule for Marple Newtown during the Thanksgiving holiday:
Marple Township—Administrative offices will be closed both Thursday and Friday. Trash and leaves will not be collected on both of these days. Residents on a Monday and Thursday schedule will only have trash collected on Monday this week. Residents on a Tuesday and Friday schedule will only have trash collected on Tuesday this week. Recycling should not be affected as collection is on Wednesdays. Leaves will be collected for Marple residents residing in Wards 5, 6, and 7 Monday through Wednesday this week.
Newtown Township—Administrative offices will be closed both Thursday and Friday. Municipal trash removal is not provided by the township. Please check with your private collector. Leaf collection in the township is currently being picked up for the fifth precinct. Leaves in the fifth precinct will be collected through Nov. 30.