|New residents should contact Public Works for their designated collection day.
Only receptacles provided by the Township will be collected.
Trash containing recyclable materials will be tagged and left curbside.
Your trash container is for regular household trash only. The container has a weight limit of 300 lbs and is assigned to your specific address (remains with the property even if you move). Have your container at the curb and available for collection by or before 6:00 a.m. on your regular collection day.
PLEASE PLACE THE CONTAINER AT THE CURB OR ON THE EDGE OF THE STREET WITH THE LID OPENING FACING THE STREET. DO NOT PLACE THE CONTAINER BEHIND OR NEAR VEHICLES, MAILBOXES OR OTHER CONTAINER (such as recycling) and leave approximately 10 feet between the container and any other objects (recycling, telephone pole, parked cars, mailboxes, hydrants, etc.).
Only regular household trash placed in the container will be collected. Any loose or bagged trash placed next to the container will not be collected. Bulk trash will be collected according to the schedule below. The monthly collection of bulky trash is not for regular or excess sanitary waste.
|-RECYCLING is MANDATORY-
Recycling is picked up by the Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) every other week on your scheduled trash day. Please visit ACUA's website or contact them at 609.272.6950 for a schedule.
Recycling buckets are available by requesting via the ACUA's website or calling 609-272-6950.
Atlantic County Residential Recycling
Recycle everything together in the same container without sorting or separating with ACUA’s single-stream recycling!
Items can be placed curbside in an ACUA-issued recycling bin or cardboard box marked with an ACUA recycling sticker.
Recycling collection differs by municipality. View or download your collection schedule.
ACCEPTED ITEMS INCLUDE:
Plastics (#1 - 7)
Envelopes (business and manila)
Clean Pizza Boxes
Cartons (juice, milk, etc.)
Computer/ Shredded Paper
Cardboard (corrugated must be flattened and tied with twine)
Empty Paint Cans (remove paint/lid) Empty Aerosol Cans (remove lid)
UNNACCEPTED ITEMS INCLUDE:
Hazardous waste (See Household Hazardous Waste and Medical Waste )
Paper plates, towels and utensils Styrofoam
Wire Clothes Hangers
Pots and Pans
Rigid Plastics, Toys, Chairs (See Rigid Plastics Drop-Off Program)