VEGETATIVE WASTE COLLECTION INFORMATION

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Use THIS LINK to access the municipal calendar pages to view collection dates, recycling center holiday closures, etc.

You can always take your leaves and vegetative waste to the Recycling Center. The Recycling Center is open 9am to 3pm, Monday to Saturday. 

Changes to Recycling Center Tuesday hours begin on June 1st.

On Tuesdays only during June, July & August, the Recycling Center is open 11-3pm and then again in the evening from 6-8pm.


RESIDENTIAL VEGETATIVE WASTE CURBSIDE COLLECTIONS TO BEGIN ON AN EVERY OTHER WEEK SCHEDULE BEGINNING APRIL 7th & 8th

 

EVERY OTHER WEEK COLLECTION SCHEDULE

 

If your home is in the area of Recycling Districts & Leaf Collection Districts: 2, 6, 3 or 7, vegetative waste shall be collected on the following THURSDAYS:

April 7, April 21, May 5, May 19, June 2, June 16, June 30, July 14, July 28, August 11, August 25, September 8, September 22, October 6 & October 20.

Collections start at 6 am, therefore up to three (3) barrels must be placed at the curb before 6 am.

 

If your home is in the area of Recycling Districts & Leaf Collection Districts: 1, 5, 4, or 8,

vegetative waste shall be collected on the following FRIDAYS:

April 8, April 22, May 6, May 20, June 3, June 17, July 1, July 15, July 29, August 12, August 26, September 9, September 23, October 7 & October 21.

Collections start at 6 am, therefore up to three (3) barrels must be placed at the curb before 6 am.

 

To determine your correct Recycling & Leaf Collection District:

Please reference the 2022 Municipal Calendar - Street Index located on the back pages of the calendar to identify your District in the column - Recycling & Leaf Collection Districts. Or you may access wyckoff-nj.com , click on Recycling & Trash located in the left sidebar menu and click on Street Index (in alpha order by street name), scroll down and use the column – Recycling & Leaf Collection Districts.

 

VETEGATIVE WASTE DEFINED AND THE TYPES OF RECEPTACLES TO PLACE AT THE CURB FOR COLLECTION:

 

VEGETATIVE WASTE (garden debris, tree branches less than 3 inches in diameter and 3 feet in length, shrubbery trimmings – NO root balls) must be placed in an open container or in the biodegradable brown paper bags that can be found at local hardware and home improvement stores. (Landscaping barrels may NOT be used because their large size makes them difficult to handle.) Containers and/or bags must be placed at the curb before 6 am.

 

NO GRASS OR LEAVES WILL BE COLLECTED.

 

VEGETATIVE WASTE DOES NOT INCLUDE: firewood, logs, stumps, grass, rocks or building materials.

 

Vegetative Waste must be placed in open containers.  Vegetative waste placed in plastic bags WILL NOT be collected.  Landscaping barrels may not be used because their large size makes them difficult to handle.

 

Vegetative waste may also be brought to the Wyckoff Recycling Center at 476 West Main Street for recycling.  

 

 

THANK YOU FOR RECYCLING! The Township Committee and the Environmental Commission encourages all folks to remove as many recyclables from their household garbage and recycle deposit those recyclables into their Dual Stream Recycling container.