Garbage, Recycling, Bulky Waste

Refuse, Recycling and Bulk Waste

Community Services Building
219 North Fullerton Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

Phone: 973-509-5711

Craig Brandon, Operations Supervisor
[email protected]

View the online monthly refuse/recycling/bulk waste collection calendar.


 Download garbage, recycling, bulky waste calendar

Please leave your Montclair address and a contact phone number when calling or emailing the Public Works Department about an issue.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Recycling drop-off hours: Saturdays 9:00-1:00 p.m. (at the Public Works Yard, 219 N. Fullerton Avenue)

Electronics waste drop-off hours: Saturdays 9:00-1:00 p.m. (at the Public Works Yard, 219 N. Fullerton Avenue) 

Do not know how to dispose of an item? Contact the Essex County Utilities Authority (973) 792-9060.

REMINDER: garbage cans must be no more than 35 gallons in size and weigh no more than 50 lbs. Only 3 cans per household may be put out for collection.

Garbage cans and bulky waste are to be put out for collections between the hours of 6:00 p.m. on the day preceding a scheduled collection and 6:00 a.m. on the scheduled collection day. (See 292-23 of the Township Code.)

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