NOTICE REGARDING CHANGE IN GARBAGE AND RECYCLING COLLECTION DAYS AND RULES
Notice to all Borough Residents & Businesses:
- Starting Monday, March 2, 2015, garbage collection days are Mondays and Thursdays, except on federal holidays.
- Bulk item pick-up is every Thursday and is limited to 1 bulk item per housing unit.
- Starting Saturday, March 7, 2015, recycling collection is every other Saturday. Recycling is now single stream collection. For curbside recycling pick-up, place acceptable recyclable materials unsorted in the same container.
|Acceptable Recyclable Materials||
|All mixed paper, cardboard boxes, metal, plastic and glass containers.||Plastic bags, wax cardboard, shredded paper, coolers, electronics, drain pipes, tool boxes, pesticides, chemical containers, paint containers, Styrofoam, household trash, rubber hoses, plastic toys, flower pots, mirrors, windows, light bulbs, food trays or party platters, even if stamped with #1, #2, or #5, auto glass or plate glass.|
For more information on the new garbage and recycling collection days and rules, please refer to the last page of the 2015 Borough Calendar, or call the Recycling Coordinator at 973-790-7902, ext. 516.
Rescheduled January 26, 2015 Council Meeting
Due to inclement weather conditions on Monday, January 26, 2015, the Council Meeting scheduled at 6:30pm was cancelled. The meeting has been rescheduled for Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:00pm.
Garbage Pick-up- January 28, 2015
Residents, please be advised that garbage collection will continue as scheduled. There will be regular garbage pick-up on Wednesday, January 28, 2015. There is no recycling pick-up on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.
2015 Reorganization Meeting and Swearing In Ceremony
The Borough's 2015 Reorganization Meeting takes place on Saturday, January 3, 2015, at 12:00PM in the gymnasium of Prospect Park Elementary School, located at 94 Brown Avenue. Mayor Mohamed T. Khairullah, Councilman Robert Artis, Councilwoman Felicia Ortiz, Borough employees and promoted police officers will be sworn in.
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