Get Rid of Bulky Waste Items in October

Posted: September 18, 2019

The Clean Communities program will be hosting a bulky waste clean-up day on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the DPW complex located on Riggs Way in Vernon Township from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

This free event is being held for Vernon Township residents only. Please bring proof of residency, such as a driver’s license or utility bill for verification.

Bulky items that will be accepted include the following:

  • tires—4 per household (no tires accepted on rims)
  • furniture
  • mattresses
  • carpets

Items that will not be accepted include the following:

  • truck tires
  • construction debris
  • hazardous waste type items
  • paint, paint thinners, etc.
  • electronics (bring to SCMUA for disposal)
  • asbestos

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.

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