Monday thru Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 1363 Route 539
Little Egg Harbor Township Recycling & Compost Center
1363 Route 539, Little Egg Harbor Twp.
The Department of Public Works Yard will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017.
All trash and recycling pick-ups will be delayed by one day this week.
Christmas Tree Pick-up & Recycling Locations
Christmas Trees will be picked up according to the zone you live in.
Christmas Trees can also be taken to the following Ocean County Christmas Tree Recycling locations
until January 31, 2017:
Freedom Fields County Park
1160 Route 539, Little Egg Harbor Twp.
Tip Seaman County Park
120 Lakeside Drive, Tuckerton
Ocean County Golf Course (Atlantis)
261 Country Club Blvd., Little Egg Harbor Twp.
If you notice a missing street sign, speed limit sign or stop sign, please report it to: email@example.com
Street light outages are reported directly to Atlantic City Electric. Click here for details.
RECYCLING - FOR A LIST OF ACCEPTABLE & NON-ACCEPTABLE ITEMS - click here
Additional Automated Recycling Containers can be purchased at the Township Clerk's Office. The cost for this 95 gallon container can be purchased for $55. Form to purchase an additional automated recycling container - click here
ALL COLLECTIONS MUST BE PLACED CURBSIDE BY 6:00 A.M. ON THE MONDAY MORNING OF THE COLLECTION WEEK.
***ONCE A STREET HAS BEEN COLLECTED, THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS WILL NOT RETURN UNTIL THE NEXT SCHEDULED TIME.***
LEAF COLLECTION - DO NOT BAG YOUR LEAVES ANYMORE, rake or blow your leaves curbside on the week your zone is due for pickup and the Department of Public Works will pick up the leaves with a vacuum truck. To see what zone you live in and for collection dates, click here. In order to keep your street clean from blown leaves, please do not place leaves at the curb prior to or after your collection week.
*** All collections must be placed curbside by 6:00 a.m. on the Monday morning of the collection week. Once a street has been collected, the Department of Public Works will not return until the next scheduled time. ***
BRUSH - Branches must be no larger then 3 inches in diameter, 4 feet in length and tied in bundles that weigh 50 pounds or less. No stumps or roots will be picked up. To check your zone for collection dates, click here.
METAL - Please separate recyclable metals from other items intended for collection. To check your zone for collection dates, click here.
BULK TRASH - Please be sure to separate bulk trash (i.e. mattresses, box springs, furniture, plastic toys, etc.) from recyclable items left at the curb for collection (i.e. metal, leaves, brush). The Township of Little Egg Harbor does not collect carpeting, carpet padding, kitchen / bathroom cabinets, boats (cut up or otherwise), hot tubs, no form of fiberglass, rock, concrete, tile, soil, construction debris, tires, propane tanks or wood fencing. To check your zone for collection dates, click here.
*** All collections must be placed curbside by 6:00 a.m. on the Monday morning of the collection week. Once a street has been collected, the Department of Public Works will not return until the next scheduled month. ***
E Waste Recycling Program
Important changes to the Township's electronic recycling procedures.
Click here for details on electronic recycling.
The Electronic Waste Management Act has banned the disposal
of "covered electronic devices" which includes televisions, computers, monitors and portable / laptop computers.