Green

April 22, 2021

CRANFORD - The Union County Board of County Commissioners reminds residents that Union County’s free scrap metal recycling drop-off program continues in May. A wide variety of metal goods, from household appliances, to gutters and sheds, will be accepted at two countywide collection sites in ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — If county government accepts a local advocacy group's proposal, unused train lines could be transformed into two walkable, bikeable greenways: one connecting Elizabeth and Cranford and another running from Roselle Park to Summit. “Greenways and trails are a solution to ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Months after signing expansive environmental justice legislative, Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday vowed New Jersey would put its money where its mouth is - investing over $130 million in clean transportation projects. Murphy, who spoke about more green initiatives during a press ...

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CRANFORD - While the Giordano Company will continue to be Cranford's recycling collector in 2021, a big change is in store. Beginning in January 2021, the single-day recycling collection will be split into two days - the South Side on every other Monday and the North Side on every other Tuesday, ...

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CRANFORD - A "scrap metal" recycling event will be held on Saturday, November 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Emergency Services/Traffic Enforcement building, located at 151 Kenilworth Boulevard in Cranford. This countywide program is sponsored by the Freeholder Board, and all residents ...

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CRANFORD - Union County residents can put their Jack o’ Lanterns to good use after Halloween by participating in Union County’s new Pumpkin Recycling Program. According to the release, residents can drop off their pumpkins at the County Emergency Services Yard located at 151 Kenilworth Boulevard ...

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CRANFORD - The county will distribute about $1.1 million in open space grants to municipalities for planting trees and funding resources for children’s recreation, including fields, playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts. Grants will total $1,036,786.04 for the Kids Recreation Trust and ...

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CRANFORD - The Cranford Riverwalk Committee is hosting a Riverwalk Restoration Project this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., and everyone is invited to join. According to the release, volunteers are advised to bring masks, gloves, rakes, and garden shovels. Social distancing will be enforced to ...

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CRANFORD - The 2020 Cranford Bulk Waste Collection returns in October and extends the same price, terms, and zones as 2019. HOW THE CLEANUP PROGRAM WORKS A permit is required at a cost of $120.00. The amount of material placed at the curbside cannot exceed 750 pounds per permit. More ...

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CRANFORD - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders have announced that the next mobile paper shredding program of 2020 for personal and confidential documents will be available on Saturday, September 12 at Union County College in Cranford. “Union County’s mobile document shredding service ...

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CRANFORD - A "scrap metal" recycling event will be held on Thursday, September 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Emergency Services/Traffic Enforcement building, located at 151 Kenilworth Boulevard in Cranford. According to the release, the event is free and offers a simple, easy way for ...

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CRANFORD - A "Household Hazardous Waste" recycling event will be held on Sunday, September 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Union County College, 1033 Springfield Avenue in Cranford.   The event is free and offers a simple, easy way for Union County residents to safely and properly dispose of ...

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CRANFORD - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is offering a simple, easy way for residents to safely and properly dispose of unwanted household chemicals and other chemical wastes. The next free Household Hazardous Waste recycling event will be held on Saturday, June 6, from 9:00 a.m.

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