The Municipality of Norristown has engaged Portnoff Law Associates, LTD (PLA) to collect unpaid trash fees.
Residential Property Owners
Residential property owners of single family homes or multi-family homes with four units or less are charged a fee for trash and recycling services on the annual real estate tax bill. Residential properties with unpaid trash fees are subject to lien. PLA is making collection efforts on behalf of the Municipality for the unpaid trash fees and property owners may receive written communication from PLA in this regard.
Disputing Unpaid Debts
Unless you notify PLA within 30 days of your receipt of this letter that you dispute the validity of all or any portion of this debt, PLA will assume the debt to be valid. If you notify PLA in writing within 30 days of your receipt of this letter that you dispute all or any portion of this debt, PLA will obtain verification of the debt and a copy of such verification will be mailed to you by PLA.
You can make an electronic payment on PLA’s website at any time.
You can look up your outstanding balance and print out a receipt of payment on PLA's website at any time. To access, you will need to enter your County (Montgomery County), your tax parcel number and your PLA file number.
To request a payment plan, email PLA or call 866-211-9466.
Hardship Programs are available, but you must reside at and own the property. Commercial and/or income-producing properties do not qualify for hardship consideration.