May 11, 2020
DPW Spring Collection Letter

RE: Spring/Bulk Pickup

Dear Resident,

We are pleased to announce the REVISED 2020 Annual Spring Cleanup and Bulk Item Pickup. The pick-up dates by zone are as follows:

ZONES 2 & 4 - JUNE 1
ZONES 1 & 8 - JUNE 8
ZONES 3 & 5 - JUNE 15
ZONES 6 & 7 - JUNE 22

Please note the following:

  • Please place all items curbside by 7am of your first scheduled pick up day. Due to the increased pedestrian street traffic, we are asking residents not to place items curbside until the weekend prior to your pickup date.    
  • Please note that NO TVs or other electronic items such as computers, printers, stereos, etc. may be placed curbside as per state regulations.   However, all electronics may be brought to the Township Recycling Center throughout the year with no permit or fee required.   
  • It can take up to a week to complete the bulk pick-up in a particular zone, but once the truck has cleared your street of debris they will not return. (exceptions are large  appliances that may be picked up separately)
  • Millponds and Point De Jardin residents must place their bulk items at the center island in front of the unit in each court.


  1.  Please separate metal objects from other debris.
  2. All appliances, such as refrigerators, washers, and dryers must have their doors removed.
  3. Fencing, decking, and discarded lumber must be cut to a maximum length of four (4) feet. No treated lumber will be acceptedPlease hammer down all nails.
  4. All containers and drums must have one end removed to assure that no liquid, chemical or hazardous material is present.
  5. The total items placed at any residence must not exceed more than five (5) cubic yards. No single item may weigh more than 300 pounds
  6. Do not combine your bulk with your neighbor’s bulk.
  7. No tires will be picked up.
  8. No Electronics/Computers will be picked up at the curb

The following items will NOT be collected:

Batteries (All Types)*Branches*Bricks*Brush*Closed Barrels or Drums*Concrete & Concrete-filled Items* Containers/Items >300 lbs.* Treated Lumber* Dirt* Computers (see electronics)*Excessive Construction Debris*Grass* Hazardous Materials*Liquids of any kind* Leaves*Logs*Paint in cans* Rocks*Slate*Stones*Tires*Television (see electronics)* Treated fencing or lumber*Tree stumps*

Township Recycle Yard - The yard will be opened for cardboard, comingled paper, electronics, brush and leaves onlyNo bulk trash items of any kind will be accepted. In order to ensure the safety of our employees and adhere to the CDC‘s requirement of “social distancing”, Township staff will not be able to assist you with placing your items in any of our containers, and we may need to limit the amount of cars in the site at one time. Recycling guidelines and hours can be found on page 10 of the Recycling Calendar and HERE.  

Additional information and regulations regarding Spring/Bulk pickup may be found on page 11 of the Recycling Calendar mailed to your home or HERE.  For complete rules and regulations regarding the Recycling Center drop-off, hours, permitted disposal items, your recycling zone and more see the Recycling Calendar mailed to your home, on the Township website.

If you have any questions regarding bulk pick-up or the recycling center, please call Marlboro Township Public Works at 732-536-0188 or 732-536-9295 or send an email to 

Thank you, in advance, for your cooperation.

Robert Miller
Director Department of Public Works

Department of Public Works (DPW)
Monday to Friday 7:00am - 3:00pm.
Phone 732 536-0188
DPW office is the 2nd left off Township Drive (Public Works Way).
Engineering, Planning and Zoning Divisions
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.
Monday to Thursday, enter through the Town Hall Administration Building main lobby. On Fridays, access through the Employee Entrance to Town Hall administrative offices.
Construction Code Enforcement Division (Building Permits)
Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm.
Phone 732 536-0200 ext. 1800
Enter through the back entrance of Town Hall.
Department of Recreation
Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.
Phone 732 617-0100
Located in the Recreation Center at 1996 Recreation Way.
Marlboro Township Division of Police
open 24/7 and is located at 1979 Township Drive in the Justice Center.
Call 732 536-0100
In the event of an emergency dial 9-1-1.
All other Township offices are open Monday to Thursday 8:30am - 4:30pm. Phone 732 536-0200