Public Works & Recycling

The Edgewater Department of Public Works collects recycling, white goods, and yard waste. Yard waste and white goods are picked up by appointment only. In addition, they are responsible for park maintenance, leaf and snow removal, and countless other duties to keep Edgewater looking its best.

Garbage Collection

 Garbage is collected by an outside contractor on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Remember, garbage should be placed on the curb after 8 p.m. on the night before collection.


Emergencies such as sewer back-ups or fallen trees should be reported to the Edgewater Police Department at 201-943-2200.


Please contact any of our management staff - email is preferred.


The Department of Public Works and Recycling Department are located at 540 River Road. 


Recycling bins can be picked up onsite from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. There is no charge for these bins.

Recyclables, such as paper, junk mail and co-mingled can be dropped off at the office address 7 days a week. Please remember, no plastic or paper bags.

White goods should be dropped off Monday - Friday from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. White goods can be picked up on Friday's but you must call prior to Friday to arrange a pick up at 943-1700 ext 5000
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