Garbage Collection & Recycling -REVISED
Rear or side yard garbage collection is provided by contract with a private company, Waste Industries. Garden refuse and small branches will also be picked up by Waste Industries from containers placed at curb. Large branches must be securely tied in bundles with a maximum length of 3 feet and placed at curb for pickup by Waste Industries. Missed collections or complaints should be reported to the contractor, Waste Industries, by calling 201-567-3100.
GARBAGE ZONE 1: East Side - Monday and Thursday
GARBAGE ZONE 2: West Side - Tuesday and Friday
Curbside recycling collection is provided by the Department of Public Works. Commingled recyclables are to be placed at curb the night before pickup. Residents are expected to use the Blue Containers provided by the Borough. Other containers used may not exceed 20 gallon capacity. DO NOT PUT RECYCLABLES IN PLASTIC BAGS. No recycling will be picked up when storm conditions exist. Blue Containers are available at the Recycling Center, located at 153 Grove Street. Missed recycling should be reported to the DPW at 201-568-4134.
Commingled Recycling Schedule: RECYCLING ZONE 1: 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month
RECYCLING ZONE 2: 1st & 3rd Thursdays of each month
RECYCLING ZONE 3: 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month
RECYCLING ZONE4: 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month
Curbside paper/cardboard recycling collection is provided by the Department of Public Works. Paper/cardboard is to be tied/bundled or secured in paper bags and placed at curb the night before pickup. Paper materials placed in plastic bags will not be picked up. No recyclables will be picked up when storm conditions exist. For missed pickup call DPW at 201-568-4134.
Paper/Cardboard Recycling Schedule: RECYCLING ZONES 1 & 2 - Pickup every Wednesday.
RECYCLING ZONES 3 & 4 - Pickup every Friday.
For street zone information, click the links below:
-Garbage Collection Schedule
-Recycling Collection Schedule