April 14, 2014 at 1:19 AM
The township-wide collection of large household garbage items will begin on Monday, April 28 and end by Friday, May 2.
All residents must place bulk clean up items curbside no later than 6:00 a.m. on Monday, April 28.
Streets for each regular route will be done once only. The hauler, Blue Diamond, will not return to a section once they have finished.
Loose household items must be placed curbside in bags or cans (not recyclable cardboard boxes). Please be sure to clearly separate regular household trash from your cleanup items.
The following items may be placed curbside:
Couches, chairs, mattresses, box springs, dressers, tables, etc. Note: Metal furniture is recycled at the recycling center.
Please be sure to completely dry out by using cat litter or sand to absorb liquid.
Approximately 110 sq. ft. (rolled and tied rug no more than four ft. long).
The following items may NOT be placed curbside:
All Building/Construction Materials
Wooden fences, plywood, paneling, studs, retaining walls, boards, doors, windows, concrete, bricks, mortar, cabinets, bathtubs, countertops, roofing materials, etc.
Used motor oil , mufflers, engines, etc.
View the township’s list of recyclables.
- All Metal
Large household appliances such as stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers, etc. Curbside pickup is available year-round by advance arrangement. To have one or more of these items removed, all you need to do is call the health department at the number below. There is a fee of $30.00 per item.
Leaves, branches, grass clippings, etc.
Chemicals, pesticides, etc.
Items of exceptional size/weight
Items weighing over 200 pounds or longer than five feet; includes boats, hot tubs, pianos, army tanks, etc.
Consider donating items that can be re-used to the Morris Habitat for Humanity ReStore . The ReStore sells donated furniture, building materials, appliances and much more. Proceeds from the ReStore are used to build affordable housing in our community. Visit their website or call 973.366.3358 for more information.
Have questions regarding acceptable materials? Contact the health department at 973.989.7050.