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Final South Orange Container Day of the Year for Disposal is Saturday

TheAlternativePress.com Staff

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 • 9:13pm

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The final Container Day of 2013 is this Saturday, Sept. 28, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Village residents with two forms of identification may discard unwanted household items at the Department of Public Works Yard at 300 Walton Ave.  Special disposal containers will be on site for item collection. Commercial vehicles will not be permitted.

From the township:

Permissible Disposals: Furniture or mattresses, appliances, branches under four inches in diameter, metal items, toys, small household items, tools, strollers, and playpens. Note: metals and appliances must be separated from other household items.

Non-Permissible Disposals: 
Paint cans (empty or not), propane bottles, any hazardous chemicals or their containers, construction materials, grass clippings, household garbage, car/truck parts, batteries of any size, stumps, root sections, branches measuring more than four inches in diameter, and railroad ties. DPW staff will prohibit other items as necessary.

For more information call (973) 378-7741.

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