Recycle Coach

brushbranch Fall 2023 pickup

Recycling is not only environmentally responsible, but provides Aberdeen Township with opportunities to receive grants and rebates which, ultimately improves service and reduces costs for residents.

Each year, the Township forwards a tonnage report to the State of New Jersey. The more we recycle, the more funding we become eligible for.

What Section You Are In

Section I

  • Cliffwood Beach
  • Cliffwood
  • River Gardens
  • Oakshades
  • Freneau
  • Heritage Estates

Section II

  • Strathmore
  • High School Area
  • Woodbrook Drive
  • Randall Way
  • Storyland
  • Santa Fe
  • Heather Glenn

Residents of Condominium & Apartment Complexes

Residents of condominium and apartment complexes, your garbage is not picked up by Aberdeen Township's contracted hauler. Please, contact your Homeowner's Association with any questions you may have.

What / When / Where to Drop Off

Residents can also drop their recyclables off, Monday through Saturday, 7 am to 3 pm at:
Public Works Garage
147 Lenox Road
Cliffwood Beach, NJ 07735

Acceptable Items

Acceptable Items at Public Works Garage:

  • All cans, bottles, jars, cardboard, newspapers, office paper and mixed paper.
  • Electronics including;
    • TV's
    • Computers
    • Laptops
    • Power tools
    • Microwaves
    • Stereos
    • Sound systems
    • Fans
    • Camcorders
    • Vacuums
  • Brush, metal, concrete and asphalt.
  • Refrigerators
  • Air Conditioners
  • Stoves
  • Washers and Dryers
  • Water Heaters

View the Recycling Flyer (PDF) for more detailed information.

Bulk Pick-Up

Bulk pick-up will be on the second collection day of every week, effective January 1, 2018. Section I will have bulk pick-up every Thursday and Section II will have bulk pick-up every Friday. There is a limit of two items per pick-up. If you are cleaning out a house you need to call for a dumpster at your own expense. If you have any questions about the new bulk pick-up schedule, please contact Adriana Panetta at 732-583-4200, ext. 401

The following items are considered bulk pick-up, please be aware that they are not accepted at the Public Works Yard:

  • Mattresses (For bulk pick-up must be plastic wrapped)
  • Furniture
  • Carpets
  • Certain building materials and other bulk materials

Holiday Schedules

When your recycling or garbage day falls on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving or Christmas Day, pick-up will be on the next scheduled pick-up day.