Public Works

Leaf Pickup 2021

Leaf pickup begins on October 25th, 2021.  All leaves can start being left at the curb in piles on October 18th, 2021.  The last day to leave your leaves out for pickup will be on December 5th, 2021.  Please do NOT put any branches with the leaf piles.  Branches can be picked up by appointment only from January through March.  

2021 Garbage Collection:

  • Garbage will be picked up twice a week, year round, borough-wide.
  • Pickup dates are Tuesday and Friday.
  • Garbage must go out the night before
  • Recyclables cannot be mixed with garbage.
  • No building material will be collected with garbage.

Recycling Pickup for 2021:

  • Recycling Pickup date does not change.
  • Recycling is picked up on Wednesday borough-wide.
  • For large metal items, call for an appointment:  201-664-2349.

In Case Of Snow:

  • Do not throw or blow snow back into the streets.
  • Basketball hoops must not hang over the roadway or be placed in the street.  Homeowners will be responsible for damage to plow trucks.
  • Snow and ice must be removed from sidwalks within 12 daylight hours after the accumulation.