Garbage / Vegetation Collection Information and Calendar

Garbage and Vegetation are picked up by a Private Contractor

If you have any problems or questions, please call

Joseph Smentkowski, Inc.

 201-866-7510 (ext. 233)


VEGETATION PICK-UP

Collection of grass and vegetation will be each Monday beginning April 1st through the end of October

Grass, leaves and plant cuttings must be placed in open garbage containers and placed curbside

Branches MUST be cut into 4ft. lengths (tied and bundled)

CHRISTMAS TREES

Remove all decorations and lights

Do not place trees in plastic bags

Place curbside

Trees will be picked up in January (Mondays only)


GARBAGE PICK-UP

Garbage must be placed in receptacles (plastic or metal garbage cans)

Cans are to be placed curbside the night before your scheduled pick-up

ONE LARGE PIECE OF FURNITURE IS PERMITTED (PER PICK-UP)


CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS

PLEASE NOTE: All materials from construction, renovations, or demolition, are not considered garbage, trash or refuse

and will NOT be collected by the private contractor or the borough 

These items include:  Cabinets - Formica - Sheetrock - Shingles - Wood - Lumber - Wood Fencing - Flooring

  The disposal and cost of disposing of these materials are the sole responsibility of the contractor or resident


APPLIANCES, METAL AND ELECTRONICS 

These items are not considered garbage and will not be picked up by the contractor

Items may be brought to the DPW yard during regular business hours

or

You may call the Dept. of Public Works (201)599-6276 to schedule a curbside pick-up (Fridays only) for a fee of $25.00 per item

Please see the Recycling Collection Information and Calendar page


PLEASE NOTE: Collection of garbage will be twice per week from June 1st through August 31st

Please see calendar link below for specific dates for your district

2021 Garbage and Recycling Calendar


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WWW.NJCLEAN.ORG

500 Riverside Way
River Edge,
NJ
07661

Office Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Operating Hours
7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Superintendent, CPWM
Jason Milito
Office Manager
Lisa Hessman
Cert. Recycling Coordinator
Lisa Hessman
Office Assistant
Miriam Fabisiak
Senior Bus Coordinator
Miriam Fabisiak