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.
Merchantville will no longer collect
- 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 Electronics 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 bathtubs
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
NJ Department of Environmental Protection - Electronic Waste Collection
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 homeowner using a private contractor, you are responsible and subject to fines for the actions of your contractor.
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