Get Rid of Bulky Waste Items in April

Posted: March 12, 2012

The Clean Communities program will be hosting a bulky waste clean-up day on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the DPW complex located on Riggs Way in Vernon Township from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This event is for Vernon Township residents only.

Bulky items that will be accepted include the following:

  • tires
  • furniture
  • mattresses
  • carpets
  • appliances (stoves, washers/dryers, refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, televisions)

Residents are allowed four tires per household which must be removed from rims. No truck tires will be accepted. No construction debris will be accepted.

Brush will also be accepted at this time free of charge, however, it must be separated from bulky waste items. Leaves will not be accepted. DPW employees will be available to assist residents.

The cost is $20.00 per residential vehicle load. Payment, by check or cash, may be made at the DPW office during regular business hours. Payment is preferred prior to the event.

For any questions or further information, please contact the Vernon Township Department of Public Works at 973.764.3021.