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Brush and yard waste

East side is Centre Street thru Ivins Avenue First and Third Mondays only.

West side is Centre Street thru West End Avenue Second and Fourth Mondays only.

Centre Street both sides will be picked up with the West side.

No pick up will occur on the Fifth Monday.

Please have items ready for curbside pickup by 7 AM.

 

Brush consists of:

leaves, tree limbs, grass clippings, hay, corn stalks, organic matter; which can be bagged, put in cans or tied in bundles of no more that 40 Lbs. or 4 feet in length.

 

Electonics  

Merchantville will no longer collect

TV’S

Computer Monitors

Computer Towers

Rear Projection TV’S

 

Residents may take these items to the local Good Will Store or

Magnum Recycling at 5070 B. Central Highway, Pennsauken NJ 08109

 

Camden County

Household Hazardous Waste Coillection and Electronic Recycling

 

 

Other Electronics, Metals, White goods and Chemicals

will be picked up on Friday

 

White goods include: refrigerators, washers, dryers, stoves, dishwashers etc.

 

Chemicals must be labeled and placed into a secured container to prevent spills. Oil based paint only includes: stains, varnish, solvents. Motor oil, gasoline, insecticides and roofing tar, drywall speckle, caulk etc.  

 

Latex paint will not be accepted; please pour latex paint into a bag with sand or kitty litter at the bottom, when dry the bag should be closed and put into regular trash stream. The can without the lid can be placed into the recycling stream once it is dry.

 

Trash and Recycling will be picked up every Friday of the month. Please do not mix trash and recycling in the same can or bag; Gold Metal checks the bags and cans for content; they also use different trucks for trash and recycling pick up.

Please do not mix brush etc. with trash or recycling it will not be picked up.

 

Trash includes:

household waste, furniture, wood, toilets, sinks, beds, non metallic showers and bath tubs

 

Recycling Guide

 (Residential Guide to Zero-Sort Recycling)

 

Holidays may affect actual pick up day; Please place all items out by 7 AM on the regular day of pick up.

 

Thank you, for your help and cooperation.

Merchantville Department of Public Works

856-665-0590

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NJ Department of Environmental Protection - Electronic Waste Collection

COMMISSIONER MARTIN REMINDS RESIDENTS THAT

COMPUTERS AND TVS MUST BE RECYCLED STARTING JANUARY 1, 2011.

 

 


 

 

Are you a LANDLORD?

You are responsible for your tenants following the rules for trash and recycling.

 

Are you a PRIVATE CONTRACTOR?

Private contractors are responsible for removing and disposing of all construction and work debris. This includes landscapers who are responsible for removal of leaves, limbs, trees, and brush. If you are a home owner using a private contractor, you are responsible and subject to fines for the actions of your contractor.

 

Residential Guide to Zero-Sort Recycling

 

QUESTIONS?

Please call the Superintendent of Public Works at 856-665-0590

Community Affairs Office at 856-662-2474 x320

For Sewer problems, call 856-662-0507

 

Mayor's Corner

edward brennan

 

 October 1, 2016

As we begin to welcome my

favorite  time of year, with

tempatures cooling and

leaves changing, fall brings

a rush of activity and

community events to

Merchantville....Continue