Mon-Thurs: 8am-4pm
Friday: 8am-1pm


15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069


Mon-Thurs: 8am-4pm
Friday: 8am-1pm
Phone: 908.756.0080
Address: 15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069

Engineering / Public Works

Contact Us

15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, NJ 07069

Department of Public Works Summer Hours beginning May 29, 2023 - September 1, 2023 will be Monday-Friday: 6am to 2:30pm.

(908) 756-0091

Styrofoam Recycling is Here!

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Located at DPW Garage: 880 Somerset Street

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Household Waste Collection

Regular Household Waste Collection for the Watchung Residents ONLY:

All State Waste Management 908-232-6579
DeLuca Disposal Solutions 1-844-335-8221
Midco 908-561-8380
P & P Disposal 908-322-2667
Pinto Brothers 908-561-8231
Waste Connection 718-665-0770
X-Cel 908-756-9959

Bulky Waste Collection
Bulky waste collection will run from June 5- June 9 for District 1 and June 12- June 16 for Distsrict 2. To find your district CLICK HERE. Please note, permit sticker were NOT mailed to residents. Anyone who submitted payment, etc. had their information sent directly to the trash hauler. You can find the application for bulky waste collection under our Forms & Applications box. You may also pay here.
If you missed this year's collection, please sign up for borough communications to participate next year here.

**Permit stickers will NOT be mailed to residents. Your information will be sent directly to the trash hauler.**

Upcoming Engineering Projects

The Borough has several projects underway. Check out the presentation on repairs to various culvert and below are additional projects underway:

Hillcrest Road, CR531, Watchung & Warren
Hillcrest Road is a major north - south commuter link from Route 78 to Route 22. Average daily traffic volumes exceed 20,000 vehicles per day. The project limits extend from a point that is approximately 600 feet south of High Oaks Drive/Ridge Road north to the I‐78 interchange. Current traffic patterns exhibit heavy weekday traffic in both the morning and evening rush hours.

Information regarding this project as well as an outline of safety improvements can be accessed by clicking on the side “Hillcrest Road.” Check out the county’s webpage for any updates regarding this project by clicking here.

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Maria Fittipaldi
Secretary, Administrative Assistant
Phone: (908) 756-0091 ext. 214
Email: [email protected]

Jason Cline
Borough Professional Engineer
(908) 756-0091 ext. 225
Email: [email protected]

William McClave
Public Works Manager
(908) 756-0080 x220
Email: [email protected]