Pickup Dates and Reminders
REMINDERS FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 12, 2020COLUMBUS DAY HOLIDAY
RECYCLING - REGULAR PICK UP
COLUMBUS DAY HOLIDAY
GARBAGE - REGULAR PICK UP
LEAF BAGS/GRASS CLIPPINGS WILL BE RECOVERED FOLLOWING MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2020 SINCE PASSAIC DPW WILL BE CLOSED FOR OBSERVANCE OF COLUMBUS DAY..
ON RUNS FROM OCTOBER 15 THROUGH DECEMBER 15 OF EACH CALENDAR YEAR (CODE 157-14). WE WILL COMMENCE PICKUP AGAIN IN EARLY APRIL. (We will commence grass clippings pick-up in the Spring 2020) (leaves and grass must be placed in biodegradable bags)
WHAT TO DO
LEAVES & GRASS CLIPPPINGS - Must be placed into biodegradable bags (paper) on your assigned recycling day. Leaves/grasss clippings in plastic bags will not be collected. No garbage or plastics of any kind inside the bags.
Branches and Brush - Should be tied into bundles not exceeding four (4) feet in length. Collection is on Friday, call DPW 973 365-5654 to schedule pickup.
White Goods - Used appliances, scrap metal: list includes refrigerators, dishwashers, stoves, air conditioners, washing machines, grills. Please call DPW to schedule pickup 973 365-5654.
Tires - Call DPW 973 365-5654 to schedule pick-up. Limit 4 tires per household per year free of charge. more than 4 tires $3.00 charge per tire, payable at DPW office prior to pickup.
Construction Debris - Following are some examples sheet rock or drywall, studs (wood beams, 2x4, etc.), nails, plaster, paint, bricks, windows, cement blocks, floor & ceiling tile, ETC. will not be picked up. It is the homeowners responsibility to dispose of this type of debris.
Covered Electronic Devices - Televisions, small electronics ex. (toasters, microwaves, radios, speakers, monitors) will be picked up on your assigned recycling day. Do not mix with cardboard, paper containers or bottles, glass, plastics containers. Please make sure to call DPW if you have any questions 973 365-5654.