Mount Laurel Municipal Complex
100 Mount Laurel Road
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Recycling & Trash Collection
Due to the snow trash will not be picked up Monday 3/3. Trash pick-up will resume tomorrow and be delayed one day all week.
Recognizing the impact that this winter has had with regard to the extensive volume of potholes throughout the township, Residents are encouraged to call in the locations of potholes they have encountered while traversing the township. This will assist us in collecting additional information necessary to expedite repairs in a more efficient and timely manner. However, not all roads in Mount Laurel are maintained by the Township. Some of the roads are maintained by the county. A list of those roads and information on reporting potholes to the county is provided below:
County Roads: You can contact the County Highway Department at 609-726-7300 or email@example.com
Ark Road (sections)
Moorestown-Mount Laurel Road
Westfield Road (near Centerton Road)
***Recycling will be picked up
on every other Tuesday.***
- What can I recycle at the curb?
- What can I recycle at the Drop Off Center?
- When is my recycling day?
- Where is the drop off center?
- Who can I contact if I have more questions?
Newspaper, cardboard, magazines, paperback books, phone books, computer paper, office and school paper, gray color cardboard (cereal boxes) – All of these items should be placed in brown bags or tied with string or twine.
Glass bottles, glass food containers, aluminum cans, steel cans, plastic bottles #1 or #2, empty aerosol cans – All of these items should be rinsed clean and then placed in your recycling bucket. Flatten plastic milk, water & soda bottles, throw away lids & caps.
Items that are Not Acceptable:
Pizza boxes, hardback books, envelopes with windows or labels, large amounts of shredded paper, soiled paper/cardboard, food contaminated cardboard/paper, foil or plastic coated paper/cardboard, clay or plastic flower pots, crystal, aluminum foil, plastic bags, plastic items that are not a bottle, plastic bottles #3, #4, #5, #6, and #7, ceramic mugs or plates, drinking glasses, ovenware, light bulbs, mirrors, window glass, motor oil or pesticide containers.
Recyclables should be out at the curb by 6 am!
The Township holds a hazardous material drop-off on the first Saturday of every month. Drop-off is at the Recycling Center on Midlantic drive. Hours of operation for the drop-off are 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Residents are required to show proof of residency at the drop-off. Allowable items: Paint(latex and oil based), solvents, driveway sealers, aerosols, antifreeze, oil, batteries, fluorescent tubes and ballasts, pesticides, pool chemicals and gasoline (which should be brought in a clearly marked container).
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Paper, cardboard, food and beverage cans, glass bottles and jars, plastic bottles, household and automotive batteries, uncontaminated used motor oil, computers, televisions, and other electronics. The recycling center is open 24 hours a day, every day. The center is monitored by surveillance camera.
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Every other Tuesday. Recycling Schedule
The Mount Laurel Recycling Drop-Off Center is located behind town hall and adjacent to the Public Works Building. To make room for the new meeting facility center, the recycling center has moved to the back of the property. The entrance is located on MIDLANTIC DRIVE.
If you have questions about curbside pickup contact the County Recycling Office at (609) 267-6889.
If you have questions about the recycling drop off center, recycling pick up, or obtaining a recycling bucket, please call (856) 234-2070.
Trash Collection Schedule
Regular Pickup Days – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
NOTICE TO MOUNT LAUREL RESIDENTS
- Trash cans cannot weigh anymore than 60 lbs. and bags should not weigh anymore than 45 to 50 lbs.
- Trash should not be placed at the curb any earlier than 24 hours before scheduled pick-up. Trash cans are to be removed from the curb within 24 hours of pick-up.
- Bagged grass should be placed with your regular trash
- Bagged leaves and small garden debris cannot go to the landfill. Please call Public Works for pick-up.Brush should be left at your curb for pick-up. The brush truck operates daily, year round.
- Construction debris: Debris that is generated by a homeowner can and will be picked up with regular household trash. Outside contractors are required to remove any debris they generate.
Car and truck tires (excluding tractor trailer tires) must be removed from the rims. Tires are picked up on the third Friday of each month. Residents must call Public Works to schedule the pick-up. Burlington County residents can also take tires, on or off the rim, to the Burlington County Landfill.
Any appliance or air conditioner can be picked up Wednesdays. Residents must call Public Works to schedule the pick-up.
Televisions and Computers
After 12/31/10, TV’s, & VCR’s will no longer be permitted to be put into the landfill. These items will be picked up by Public Works on Wednesdays. Residents must either call for pickup or they can bring these items to the recycling area on Midlantic Drive. Any TV’s, computers, monitors, etc. put out with trash will be left at the curb.
Burlington County Recycling:
If you haven’t heard Burlington County is going to single stream recycling next year (2014).