LEAVES, BRUSH, YARD DEBRIS
All material must be in open cans or loose at the curb. No bagged material will be collected. Materials must not block storm drains, crosswalks, bike lanes, or curb cuts. If bike lanes or crosswalks exist on the road, material must be placed between the curb and sidewalk or at the road edge.
Branches*, twigs, shrub clippings, garden trimmings, plant stalks, pine needles, tree trimmings & pruning debris, weeds, flowers, brown Sweet Gum seed balls, and all other yard debris.
*Policies for brush and branches: All brush put out at curb must be no longer than 5 ft. in length. Branches over 4 inches in diameter must be cut into pieces 18 inches or less in length.
Not included: garbage, grass, soil, railroad ties, landscape timber, pressure-treated materials, concrete, bricks, tree stumps or large tree limbs, wood, construction materials, stones, plywood, 2x4’s, etc.).
|BRUSH, LEAVES AND YARD DEBRIS
ZONE 1: Route 571 (both sides), area north of Route 571, and area between Route 571 and the “Dinky” tracks. (including Washington Rd from Route 1 to Station Dr.)
|ZONE 2: Area south of the “Dinky” tracks and south of Princeton-Hightstown Road, west of Penn-Lyle Road (including both sides of Penn-Lyle), and north of Village Road. Including Clarksville Rd from Rte 571 to Quakerbridge Rd.)
|ZONE 3: Area south of Village Road (including both sides of Village Road).
|ZONE 4: Area between Route 571 and Village Road, east of Penn-Lyle Road. Does not include Village Rd.
COUNTY ROADS: (Applies to Leaf Collection Only) The following are county roads: Rte 571 (Princeton-Hightstown Rd) (east of RR tracks); Old Trenton Rd; Clarksville Rd (from Cranbury Rd to Rte 571); So. Mill Rd (Rte 571 to New Edinburg Rd); Cranbury Rd; Windsor Rd; Robbinsville Rd., Harrison St, Village Rd between Edinburg & Southfield. West Windsor will also pick up leaves on county roads. For Leaf collection schedule for Mercer County, call Mercer Co. Road Dept – 530-7500. *All brush and yard waste must be out by 7:00 AM on the first day of the collection week, but no earlier than one week prior to a scheduled and announced collection (per Township Ordinance 2006-01 Article VI Section 150-26).
A zone map is available here.
For more information, please call the Public Works Department at (609) 799-8370.