Public Works
Watchung Municipal Building
15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, NJ 07069
Phone: (908) 756-0091 ext. 214
Bob Burns, Manager
Maria Fittipaldi, Administrative Assistant

Spring Leaf Bag Pick-up

April 3rd through April 28th

Leaf pickup is limited to high density areas located within the following:
Brookdale, Stirling and Hillcrest Roads north to Evergreen Lane; Mountain Blvd from Washington Drive to Rock Ave.; Johnston Drive to the water tower including Upper Drive and Johnston Drive Extension. 

All residents are urged to utilize their leaves as compost; however, should any resident in a rural area desire pickup of leaves in BIODEGRADABLE PAPER BAGS ONLY, call the office of Public Works at   908-756-0091.

Due to the State’s Stormwater Regulations, the Borough prohibits the placement of leaves in the street.

Remember, raking of leaves and debris into the gutter is strictly prohibited by ordinance and may result in the issuance of a summons.

THERE WILL BE NO BRANCH PICKUP/ ANY BRANCH PILES MUST BE REMOVED FROM CURBSIDE OR WILL BE SUBJECT TO A SUMMONS.


NO PARKING WHEN ROADS ARE SNOW COVERED

The Borough has adopted an ordinance OR: 11/05 entitled "Temporary Parking Prohibition for Snow Plowing and Removal." Whenever snow has fallen and the accumulation is such that it covers the streets and highways, an emergency shall exist and no vehicles can be parked on any of the streets or roads within the Borough.

This parking prohibition shall remain in effect after the snow has cease until the streets have been plowed significantly, and to the extent that parking will not interfere with the normal flow of traffic.

BULKY WASTE PICK UP

Bulky Waste Pick-up Form

Bulky waste pick up is performed in the Borough once a year, the first
two weeks of June. Call 756-0091, ext. 214 for permit information.

For appliance recycling, please contact the NJ Clean Energy Program at 1-877-341-2192. 
This will not be included with the bulky waste pickup.

List of Garbage Disposal Companies