SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Department of Public Works continues its fall leaf pickup program. The following streets are scheduled for the week of Dec. 3:

  • North Side – Forest Road/Westfield Avenue to Mountain Avenue – including Cole Avenue neighborhood.
  • South Side – Farmingdale to Lake section including Black Birch to James Court

This pickup is for leaves only. Branches are not permitted for pickup at the curb. Residents are asked to store any brush or branches on their property.  

Also, the Township has a shared services agreement with Westfield and residents can bring brush and branches to the Westfield  conservation center located on Lamberts Mill for a one day fee of $20 or a seasonal fee of $100. Visit