Get Rid of Bulky Waste Items in October

Posted: September 1, 2011

The Clean Communities program will be hosting a bulky waste clean-up day on Saturday, October 22, 2011 at the DPW complex located on Riggs Way in Vernon Township from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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.

This event is for Vernon Township residents only. The cost is $20.00 per residential vehicle load. Tickets may be purchased at the DPW office during regular business hours and on the day of the event.

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