Public Works - Yard Waste

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Curbside Yard Waste Collection

Collection dates for 2014 are: May 19th - 23rd and October 13th - 17th
Curbside collection for Township \ Waste Management  


 

*See bundling / preparation requirements below


Items you CAN recycle curbside

                       


Items you CANNOT recycle curbside

 
Leaves   Grass Clippings Dirt
Tree and Plant Trimmings   Garbage Sod
Weeds   Animal Waste Trash
Tree Limbs
(less than 4 ft. in length)
  Wood Lumber  /
Tree Stumps
Rocks
 
 
Place your containers \ bundles curbside on your regular collection day but separate from your trash.

* Waste Management will NOT make return trips for items not bundled properly.

 

*Preparation Requirements:
  Collection will include limbs and branches tied and properly bundled to a maximum size of 48" x 18" x 18" (maximum weight of 50 pounds). Ties for the bundles shall be of biodegradable materials. No roots from trees or shrubbery will be accepted. Leaf waste can be placed in commercially designed open trash containers (sloped sides) no larger than 32-gallon capacity with a combined weight of less than 50 pounds. A maximum of four (4) bundles or containers per household will be collected. Bundles or containers incorporating plastic bags, stones, lumber, and /or grass clippings etc. will be rejected. There will be no return trips for bags/bundles that are rejected.  Residents are encouraged to recycle all yard waste, either on their own, or through the Township's programs.

GRASS CLIPPINGS are not included and will result in your yard waste not being collected if grass or other prohibited materials are placed in the bags or containers.



Mulch / Humus Yard Waste Recycling Program

(Township Residents Only)

 
2014 Loading Service available on dates listed below while supplies last.
 
Thursdays in April from 1PM to 5PM:
April 3, 10, 17, and 24.
 
Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (No refuse drop off during these times)
Saturdays in April: April 5, 12, 19, and 26.
Saturdays in May:  May 10, 17, 24, and 31.
Sunday ONLY:   May 4.
 
Cost:    Starting at $10.00 (small pickup truckload or small trailer)