Public Works

New Bulk Pick-up guidelines start next month!

Residents may request a pick-up through the South Toms River smartphone application or call Borough Hall at 732.349.0403 (Municipal Clerk’s Office). Requests must be at-least a week before the scheduled date. Bulk Pick-up will be on the 3rd Thursday of each month.
New Bulk Trash pick-up guidelines start April 16th


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Recycling Information packet

 

The Borough of South Toms River is happy to provide you with a new recycling container for your recyclables. This first can comes at no cost to you; any additional cans will be at a charge of $70.

As a community, we all must be committed to protecting and improving the environment by recycling commonly used materials. The Borough recycles not only because it is sound policy, easy to do, and helps the environment, but also because it reduces disposal cost and demonstrates South Toms River’s commitment to sustainable practices. Please review the RECYCLING INFORMATION PACKET materials explaining how to take care of your recycling container, in addition to what is allowed to be placed into your recycling container. Your recycling will continue to be picked up on the normal recycling schedule.

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Garbage Section description

1ST DISTRICT

Ardmore Ave, Belmont Dr, Center Street, Charles Ave, Deauville Ave, Dover Rd (east of GSP), Edgemont Terrace, Flint Rd, Green Ridge Dr, Lakeview Dr, Magnolia Ave, Mil St, Red Maple Ct, So. Main St, Sudsbury Rd, Wiley Way, Worth St

2ND DISTRICT

Adelphi Rd, Albright Ave, Alfred Rd, Amherst Rd, Annapolis Ct, Annapolis Rd, Baylor St, Brandies Court, Citadel Ave, Citadel Ct, Colby St, Colgate Dr, Cornell Rd, Double Trouble Rd, Dover Rd (west of GSP), Fairway Dr,

3RD DISTRICT

Applegate AVe, Attison Ave, Chamberlain St, Dartmouth Dr, Dittmar Dr, DArake Lane, Drew Lane, Duke Drive, Easy St, Elm St, Hummel Dr, Long Dr, Troll Ct

TRASH PICKUP NOTES

Trash cans must be placed out the night before scheduled trash pick-up and must be taken in the evening of the scheduled trash pick-up day

1st and 3rd District Trash Pick-up – Every Tuesday (except holidays)

2nd District Trash pick-up – Every Thursday (except on holidays)

BULK TRASH – SEE CALENDAR PRINT-OUT FOR DATES

Wood, sheet rock, 2×4’s, etc, must be tied up in bundles no longer than three (3) feet long and all nails removed. Bundles must be manageable. NO CONTRACTOR DEBRIS WILL BE PICKED UP

WHAT & HOW TO RECYCLE

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See here for a printout of Acceptable & Unacceptable Recycling material

Single Stream Recycling

  1. Plastic Bottles
  2. Cans-aluminum, steel, tin & empty aerosol cans
  3. Glass bottles, jars, containers – empty and rinse bottles & put all caps, lids & pumps in regular trash
  4. Corrugated cardboard boxes, clean cardboard pizza boxes,
  5. Mixed paper – magazines, junk mail, office & computer paper, newspapers, brown paper bags, etc

All can be placed in the SAME TRASH CAN. Trash can must have handle

OTHER RECYCLABLES

Tires must have rims removed. Put the rims out on trash day. You must purchase a sticker for $2.00 at the Boro Hall for each tire. Tires must not have holes, cuts or slashes in them.

Brush must be bundled with rope or cord and no longer than three (3) feet long. Brush must not be bigger than three (3) inches in diameter. Put brush out on your trash day.

Leaves – See leaf pickup schedule

Bulk Metal – Put our on trash day (water heaters)

Washer/Dryer – Recyling

Refrigerators and Air conditioners – purchase a sticker for $20.00 at Boro Hall (Freon removal fee) Doors and shelves must be removed.

 

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL PROGRAM

2014 DOCUMENT SHREDDING PROGRAM

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