The Township of Scotch Plains will celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with an organized clean-up at sites around the town and variety of eco-friendly activities and crafts on The Village Green provided by its partners. Register at CommunityPass - Spring 2017 - Earth Day.
Pickups for leaves, limbs, brush and gum balls will begin at 7:30 am on Monday, April 17. The Department will be picking up brush, leaves, limbs and gum balls only. Stumps and other material will NOT be collected. Branches must be maximum of three inches in diameter and maximum of three feet in length. Branches and limbs should be separate from leaves, brush and gum balls.
Remember the DPW will be going through the Township once. Township ordinance prohibits putting vegetative waste at the curb unless a pickup is scheduled.