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2021 Garbage & Recycling Pickup Schedule Calendars

The new 2021 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars were hand-delivered to each door by the DPW during the week of 12/21/20. Please find electronic versions of the 2021 schedule below.

2021 SCHEDULE:

Quadrant 1

Quadrant 2

Quadrant 3

Quadrant 4

 

New Year's Day 1/1/21: DPW Garbage & Recycling Holiday Pickup Schedule

Please review your 2020 & 2021 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars for changes in the pickup schedule during the week of 12/28/20-1/1/21. The Borough Hall Offices and the DPW are closed Friday 1/1/21 in observance of the New Year's Day holiday. Changes in pickup schedule are highlighted in yellow on the garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars.

To view your quadrant's 2020 pickup schedule calendar, please click your quadrant's calendar link below:

Quadrant 1 

Quadrant 2 

Quadrant 3 

Quadrant 4 

 

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 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. .

 

Christmas Day 12/25/20: DPW Garbage & Recycling Holiday Pickup Schedule

Please review your 2020 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendar for changes in the pickup schedule during the week of 12/21/20-12/25/20. The Borough Hall Offices and the DPW are closed Friday 12/25/20 in observance of the Christmas Day holiday. Changes in pickup schedule are highlighted in yellow on the garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendar.

To view your quadrant's 2020 pickup schedule calendar, please click your quadrant's calendar link below:

Quadrant 1 

Quadrant 2

Quadrant 3 

Quadrant 4 

All garbage & recycling carts 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 2020 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 are being delivered door-to-door by the DPW, starting the week of 12/21, and electronic versions will be posted on the Borough website before the end of the year.

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 pickup schedule calendar), or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Inserra Family Donates 180 Turkeys to Bergenfield Residents for Holiday Season

The Inserra Family, which owns and operates several ShopRite stroes throughout NJ, donated 180 turkeys to the Borough of Bergenfield to distribute to families in need this holiday season. Borough Administrator Corey Gallo picked up the donation from Ron Onorato, Presidents of Inserra ShopRite, on Friday morning. Larry Inserra, Chairman of Inserra Shop Rite and Bergen County Freeholder Tracy Zur were also in attendance. 

After receiving the donation, Mayor Arvin Amatorio distributed 30 of those turkeys to St. John’s Roman Catholic Church to help members of the congregation in need.  

Since Thanksgiving, the Inserra Family has donated over 10,000 turkeys to local community hunger relief partners.

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Borough Administrator Corey Gallo receives donated turkeys from Ron Onorato, President of Inserra ShopRite. 

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Borough Administrator Corey Gallo meeting with Bergen County Freeholder Tracy Zur and Larry Inserra, Chairman of Inserra ShopRite

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Mayor Arvin Amatorio distributes donated turkeys at St. John’s Roman Catholic Church

SUSPENDED: Thursday 12/17/20 Garbage & Recycling Pickups

Due to the large amount of snow expected to fall, garbage and recycling pickups for THURSDAY 12/17 have been SUSPENDEDThe NEW PICKUP DATE is SATURDAY 12/19, starting at 6:00am.

Friday 12/18 remains on schedule per the 2020 pickup schedule calendar for garbage and recycling pickups.

Garbage pickup in Quadrant 2 and Quadrant 4 has been suspended for Thursday 12/17. The NEW PICKUP DATE for garbage in Quadrant 2 and Quadrant 4 is SATURDAY 12/19, starting at 6:00am. Please do not put your garbage cart out until Friday afternoon if you are in Quadrant 2 or Quadrant 4.

Recycling pickup in Quadrant 3 has been suspended for Thursday 12/17. The NEW PICKUP DATE for recycling in Quadrant 3 is SATURDAY 12/19, starting at 6:00am. Please do not put your recycling cart out until Friday afternoon if you are in Quadrant 3.

Garbage pickup in Quadrant 1 and Quadrant 3 remains ON SCHEDULE for Friday 12/18, starting at 6:00am.

Recycling pickup in Quadrant 4 remains ON SCHEDULE for Friday 12/18, starting at 6:00am.

Please remember that there is no parking in the street when roads are snow covered.

Please remember that it is unlawful to shovel, blow, or otherwise move snow into the street.

Please remember to clear the snow off of your vehicle before driving it.

Please clear snow from fire hydrants on or near your property.

If you need a copy of the 2020 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendar, please click HERE.

The new 2021 garbage & recycling pickup schedule calendars will be hand-delivered to each front door beginning next week and will also be posted on the Borough website before the end of the year (www.bergenfield.com)

If you have any questions, please call the DPW Office at 201-387-4055 option 3 or email the DPW Office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Bergenfield Residents Advised to Prepare For Significant Snowfall Wednesday

Bergenfield is expected to see a significant amount of snowfall beginning this Wednesday night, December 16. As of  today, forecasters are predicting 8 to 12 inches of snow in Bergenfield. 

Residents are reminded that street parking is prohibited when roads are snow covered and vehicles parked on the street during a snow emergency may be ticketed or towed. We ask that you please allow time for DPW to clear the roadway as they may need to pass a few times after the last snow falls in order to completely clear the roadway. As a reminder, it is unlawful to shovel snow onto the streets. If you have a fire hydrant on or near your property, please clean and keep this area free from snow.

How to join Planning Board meeting on 12/21/20

Bergenfield Planning Board Regular Meeting

When: Monday, December 21, 2020 8:00 PM-11:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

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