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DPW Notices & Announcements

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 1/18/21: DPW Garbage & Recycling Holiday Pickup Schedule


Please review your 2021 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars for changes in the pickup schedule during the week of 1/18/21-1/22/21. The Borough Hall Offices and the DPW are closed Monday 1/18/21 in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. Changes in pickup schedule are highlighted in yellow on the garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars.

PLEASE NOTE: There is no bulk pickup in Quadrant 3 (Southeast) until Wednesday 1/27/21, and bulk pickup in Quadrant 4 (Southwest) will be on Wednesday 2/3/21. 

To view your quadrant's 2021 pickup schedule calendar, please click your quadrant's calendar link below:

Quadrant 1

Quadrant 2

Quadrant 3

Quadrant 4


All garbage & recycling carts & bulk must be placed at the curb before 6:00am the day of pickup, but not sooner than 6:00pm the night before pickup.

The Recycling Center at 198 N. Washington Ave, behind the DPW building, is open regular hours (closed on holidays): Mon-Fri 8:00am-3:00pm, Sat 9:00am-1:00pm, Sun 1:00pm-4:00pm. Please see the back (page 2) of your garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendar for pictures and descriptions of the items that are accepted at the Recycling Center, or review the information on the DPW section of the Borough website by clicking HERE.

The new 2021 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars were delivered door-to-door by the DPW during the week of 12/21/20. Electronic versions are posted on the Borough website at: http://bergenfield.com/trash-recycling

If you have any questions, please call the DPW Office at 201-387-4055 option 3, Mon-Fri 7:00am-3:30pm (except for holidays as marked on your 2020 & 2021 pickup schedule calendar), or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .