MONTVILLE, NJ - Earth Day 2015 is April 22; however, Montville Township will be celebrating our planet on Saturday, April 18 with a community-wide cleanup. Township residents and civic groups are invited to participate in the annual event by helping to clean up the streets and park sites throughout the Township.
Light refreshments will be served at the Municipal Building from 8-9 a.m. Participants will receive Earth Day T-shirts, while supplies last, as a thank you for helping to keep Montville Township litter free.
April 18 is also the day the Montville Township Environmental Commission will host its Annual Recycling Day. The event will be held in the parking lot of the Municipal Building, located at 195 Changebridge Road from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event is FREE and open to all Montville Township residents and businesses.
Shred-It USA will provide paper shredding for all types of paper such as financial and legal documents, receipts, and tax and medical records. Papers with staples, paper clips, and small butterfly clips are acceptable. Spiral notebooks, 3-ring binders, hard metal, and plastic are not acceptable. If documents are stored in plastic bags and cartons, the contents will be recycled but the plastic bags and cartons will be returned.
Advanced Recovery and Urban Renewal Corporation will provide electronic recycling. Acceptable items include: personal computers, monitors, keyboards, printers, televisions, VCRs, batteries, cell phones, terminals, cables, fax machines, radios, modems, copiers, typewriters and stereo equipment.
It is the goal of the Environmental Commission and the Township of Montville to make recycling easy, convenient and less costly for all residents.
Please do your part to Keep Montville Township Green - Participate in the Spring Cleanup, then bring your paper and electronics for FREE recycling.