Borough of Closter

295 Old Closter Dock Road    ♦     Closter, New Jersey 07624    ♦    201-784-0600

 

Garbage, Recycling, and other Curbside Pickup

(Thu Mar, 7 2019)


ALL HOUSEHOLD/KITCHEN GARBAGE & RECYCLING MUST BE AT THE CURB AT 6:00 a.m. on DAY OF SCHEDULED PICKUP

COMINGLED RECYCLING is picked up on Wednesdays; Paper/Cardboard is picked up on Thursdays. Place curbside by 6:00 a.m.  REFER TO CALENDAR FOR RECYCLING SCHEDULE.

White goods - call 201-784-0600 ext 591 for information. Tires (no rims) $10/tire, drop off only. Rechargeable batteries must be recycled. Document Shredding –April 7th &  Nov. 3rd 9:00 am - noon at DPW Center. LIMIT 4 BAGS OR BOXES. RESIDENTS ONLY -  NO BUSINESSES.

HOUSEHOLD/KITCHEN GARBAGE – please use 32 gallon garbage cans; nothing larger. Place curbside by 6:00 a.m. No more than 5 items of household objects (table, chair, lamp, etc.) may be placed at curb on the 2nd garbage pickup of the week. East side garbage collection Mondays & Thursdays. West side garbage collected Tuesdays & Fridays. Please refer to CALENDAR for holiday collection schedule.

YARD DEBRIS/VEGETATIVE WASTE – will be collected twice a month April thru September. See calendar. Only grass clippings  and other small garden trimmings will be collected.  CONTAINERS ONLY not exceeding 32 gallon barrels or weighing more than 35 pounds will be picked up.  NO BRANCHES

CURBSIDE LEAF PICKUP begins October 9th; the last day for placing leaves curbside is December 3rd.  NJ DEP Regulations mandate requires leaves are placed 14 feet from a storm drain. 
NOTE:  Leaf piles that contain branches, twigs, vines or stones will not be picked up until the debris is removed.   

Bergen County Utilities Authority HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION    --- For information call
201-807-5825  or  www.bcua.org  for Collection Site locations, addresses and times.