Leaves / Grass / Brush

Curbside Containerized Yardwaste Collection

April to September Service (Curbside Yard Waste Collection Program) 


During the months from April to September this service will occur on one Saturday per month for each zone. The Township has two zones, please view the street listing linked to determine your zone and collection dates. Zone 1 & Zone 2. (Use Ctrl F on your keyboard to easily search for your street in the PDF ) 
 

Requirements


  • Material (grass clippings, leaves, plant waste, and light brush) must be placed in containers, 32 gallon recommended. All materials can be mixed together during this period. 
  • Light brush may also be tied with string in bundles no longer than 4 feet or placed in 32g standard garbage cans cut to the height of the garbage can. 
  • Please no plastic bags
  • Fifty(50) pound limit per can or bundle
  • No dirt, logs, roots, or stumps
  • Residents (no contractors) may bring grass clippings and light brush to the Department of Public Works site on Jane Way off West Hanover Avenue during business hours and Saturdays from April to September from 6 AM to 1:45 PM.
Annual Curbside Leaf Collection Program

Contact Us

  1. Thomas Eschmann 

    Superintendent 
    Email

    John Flanagan
    Assistant Superintendent

    David Flynn
    Foreman  

    Albert Lovenberg 
    Road Foreman

    Steven Wightman
    Foreman

    John Young
    Assistant Foreman


    Department of Public Works 


    6 Jane Way
    (Located off of West Hanover Ave.)
    Morris Township,  NJ  07960

    Ph: 973-326-7398
    Fx: 973-326-9580
    Email: Publicworks@morristwp.com

    Office Hours:


    Monday - Friday
    6:00 AM - 3:30 PM 

    Recycling Depot:


    Monday-Friday
    7:00 AM- 3:00 PM
    Saturday 
    6:00 AM - 1:45 PM 

    Township Staff Directory


Fall Service(Curbside Leaf Collection Program)

In order to comply with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Storm Water Regulations, please adhere to the following:

  • Service provided from October to December.  2018's collection will begin in Sector 3 .  We cannot predict a specific collection day for your street but updates are sent out through the Municipal Messenger, the Websites "Township News", and  "Department of Public Works Calendar"
  • Leaves, grass clippings, and plant waste are to be placed in neat piles at the curb for collection
  • Do not place piles on pavement nor 10 feet of a storm drain (catch basin)
  • No brush in piles of leaves
  • During this period only, residents may bring light brush and grass clippings to the Department of Public Works Site on Jane Way
  • Do not place light brush out with regular garbage
  • Pick-ups are by sector: Sector 1, Sector 2, or Sector 3  (Use Ctrl F on your keyboard to easily search for your street in the PDF )