Fall Leaf and Branch Collection


The zone listing can be accessed anytime, by calling (732) 968-1023 x 6689. 


  Branches Leaves
South of Route 22 October 1 October 15 November 12
Side of the Mountain October 8 October 29 November 19
Top of the Mountain October 15 November 5 December 3


The program is for routine maintenance, not for lot clearing.  Excessive piles will not be collected.  Leaves may be bagged or raked to the curb line, but may not be placed in the street.  Grass clippings are not collected.  Branches should be stacked for easy chipping, all facing one direction.  Stickers should be stacked separately.


Guidelines for Branches
  • Limbs over 6” in diameter will not be collected        
  • Small branches-bundle with brush 
  • Sticker bushes in a separate pile       
  • Do not mix leaves with the branches & brush
  • Keep debris away from fire hydrants
  • Place branches curbside, not in the street 


Guidelines for Leaves
  • Pile leaves curbside for pick-up by the leaf vacuum – Do not place in street
  • Place bagged leaves curbside – Do not place in street
  • Bags available from local hardware store or from Town Hall, Monday-Friday
  • 8:30-4:00, while supplies last (limit of 15 per household)