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Lincoln Park Borough Solid Waste Information

Lincoln Park Borough
34 Chapel Hill Rd.
Lincoln Park,  NJ   07035
Tel: (973) 694-6100   Fax: (973) 628-9512
WWW: www.lincolnpark.org
 

Contacts From Lincoln Park Borough

  • Rick Beyer, CCC, Clean Communities Coordinator
    Lincoln Park Borough
    34 Chapel Hill Road
    Lincoln Park,  NJ   07035
    Tel: (973) 270-2056   Fax: (973) 270-2064
    Email: rbeyer@bolp.org
    WWW: www.lincolnpark.org
     
  • Rick Beyer, Recycling Coordinator
    Lincoln Park
    34 Chapel Hill Rd.
    Lincoln Park,  NJ   07035
    Tel: (973) 270-2056   Fax: (973) 270-2064
    Email: rbeyer@bolp.org
    WWW: www.lincolnpark.org
     

Solid Waste Services In Lincoln Park Borough

Curbside Garbage Collection

  • Program Description: The town provides for residential garbage collection. The municipality pays for tipping fees directly.
  • Schedule: Contact the town for more information.
  • Service Provider: Roselle Disposal (now Suburbabn Disposal), 54 Montesano Road, 
    Fairfield,  NJ   07004-3310
    Tel: 973-227-7020   Email: lou@roselledisposal.com
    WWW: http://www.suburbandisposalinc.com/
     

Material Accepted

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

  • Program Description: The Borough provides weekly residential dual-stream recycling collection. The yellow bin is for mixed paper (newspaper included) and the blue bin is for mixed containers. Lincoln Park households receive a 20-gallon and 25-gallon recycling container
  • Schedule: The Borough DPW collects recyclables every week in 3 routes.
  • Service Provider: Lincoln Park Borough DPW, 34 Chapel Hill Road, 
    Lincoln Park,  NJ   07035
    Tel: (973) 694-6100 Ext. 2315   WWW: www.lincolnpark.org/recycling.html
     

Material Accepted

Books (Hard Cover) (Recycling) Mix in yellow bin with other paper. Can also include soft cover books.
Newspaper (Recycling) Mix in yellow bin with other paper.

 


Municipal Recycling Depot(s) In Lincoln Park Borough

Lincoln Park Recycling Depot (Municipal Recycling Depot)
370 Main Street (George Cobb Lane)
Lincoln Park,  NJ   07035
Tel: 973-694-6100 x2043  
Email: kmackey@bolp.org
WWW: www.lincolnpark.org
 
  • Hours: Mon-Fri: 7:00 am - 3:15 pm Saturday: 8:00am - 4:15 pm
  • Notes: The Borough of Lincoln Park's Recycling Center is located on George Cobb Lane behind Misty Meadow Mums, at the DPW Garage. George Cobb Lane is an extension of Main Street, which is located between the Train Station and Cost Cutter's Parking Lots. Directions To Lincoln Park's Recylcing Center & DPW Yard 370 Main Street Lincoln Park, NJ 07035 973-694-1035 From 287 heading South - take 23 South through about 5 traffic lights. Stay on 23S until 202S, Lincoln Park, Service Road. Take hairpin ramp through stop sign to traffic light and turn left onto 202S. Go over RR tracks, across bridge, through traffic light (Ryerson Road). Make a Right at 2nd Traffic Light Comly Road (Shell Station). Go 300 yds. to traffic light, turn right onto George Cobb Lane. DPW yard 1\4 Mile on left, through gate. From 287 heading North - take exit 47 (Lincoln Park, Montville, 202N) turn left at light. Stay on 202N. for about 2 miles. At 2nd light turn right, 100 yd to light (Towaco Firehouse), turn left (still on 202N) go about 3 miles through traffic light (You are on Main Street, Center of Town) Go through next traffic light, Comly Road, DPW yard is 1\4 mile on left, through gates. From 80 heading West (under 5 Tons) - take exit 52, Passaic Aye, Lincoln Park. Bear right off of exit to stop sign. Turn left onto Passaic Ave. One half mile to stop sign on bridge, turn left onto Two Bridges Road. Take to end, 2-3 miles. Turn left at stop sign, school, in front of you, Pinebrook Road, go up over hill, name changes to Chapel Hill Road. Through traffic light (202) to stop sign at Main Street. Turn right, through traffic light at Comly Road. DPW yard is 1\4 mile on left, through gates. From 80 heading West (over 5 Tons) - take exit 51, 23 North about 2 miles to Lincoln Park 202 South Exit. Go under 23. Go over RR tracks, across bridge, through traffic light (Ryerson Road). Make a Right at 2nd Traffic Light Comly Road (Shell Station). Go 300 yds. to traffic light, turn right onto George Cobb Lane. DPW yard 1\4 Mile on left, through gate.
  • Limitations: *** The Lincoln Park municipal recycling depot is for Lincoln Park residents only.*** The recyclable materials accepted must be separated from other solid waste and must conform to the regulations provided for each material. The are certain items that can not be taken to Lincoln Park's Recycling Center such as oil based paint, herbicides, transmission, brake and steering fluid, anti-freeze, pool chemicals, darkroom chemicals and small amounts of asbestos. These items can be disposed of through the Morris County Municipal Authorities Household Hazardous Waste Program
  • Facility Type: Municipal Recycling Depot

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Acceptable Material - Recycling - Single-Stream - All-In-One


 
 

Acceptable Material - Recycling

Aluminum Containers (Recycling) Beverage, pet food, etc. are recyclable. They must be rinsed clean and may all be combined in the aluminum bin at the Center. FLATTEN CANS TO HELP SAVE SPACE. NO ALUMINUM PIE PLATES. RINSED CANS HELP MINIMIZE THE BEE PROBLEM IN THE SUMMER.
Batteries (Dry Cell) (Recycling) Rechargeable batteries only as alkalines are safe to place in the regular garbage. Make sure battery are individually wrapped or the terminals are taped to prevent electrical shorting and fires.
Chipboard/Paperboard (Recycling) Cardboard, Brown Bags, Cereal Boxes, Shirt Boxes, Paper Towel Tubes, Backs of Pads, etc.: these items must be flattened and either tied into bundles or fit into other boxes or brown bags and deposited in the roll-off container marked cardboard.
Glass Containers (Recycling) Glass Bottles & Jars: MUST BE RINSED CLEAN AND SEPARATED BY COLOR (clear, brown, green). Each color must be put into its own bin at the Center. PLEASE REMOVE LIDS. NO DISHES, LIGHT BULBLS, CERAMICS, CRYSTAL, ETC.
Metal Appliances (Recycling) Appliances (washers, dryers, hot water heaters, stoves & refrigerators) will also be accepted at the Center Monday through Saturday. NO PROPANE TANKS.
Motor Oil (Used) (Recycling) Must be in a clean container (plastic or metal) with a tight fitting lid. Not permitted to bring more than 5 gallons at any one time. By NJDEP regulations, must be deposited into the approved shed in the Recycling Center.
Newspaper (Recycling) if it comes in a newspaper it can go out with newspapers. Newspapers can either be tied into bundles or deposited loosely. Papers being put out for the monthly collection must be tied or placed in reusable containers. NO BROWN OR PLASTIC BAGS.
Other Paper/Mag./JunkMail (Recycling) All magazines, junk mail, office paper, envelopes, phone books & paperback books, etc.: all of these items can be combined and deposited in the small dumpster at the Center. NO BROWN BAGS.
Plastic #1 (PETE) Bottles (Recycling) They must be rinsed clean, metal caps removed and then deposited in the plastic container at the Recycling Center.
Plastic #2 (HDPE) Bottles (Recycling) They must be rinsed clean, metal caps removed and then deposited in the plastic container at the Recycling Center.
Plastic #3 (PVC) Containers (Recycling) They must be rinsed clean, metal caps removed and then deposited in the plastic container at the Recycling Center.
Scrap Metal (Recycling) Examples include but are not limited to: pipe, metal railings, screens, gym sets, bicycles, file cabinets, tire rims, brass, aluminum doors and siding.
Steel (Tin) Containers (Recycling) this includes vegetable & soup cans, empty paint cans and bi-metal beverage cans (TEST- IF A MAGNET STICKS TO IT, IT BELONGS HERE). Cans must be empty, rinsed clean and deposited in the bi-metal bin at the Recycling Center. FLATTEN CANS TO SAVE SPACE.
Tires (Recycling) auto tires, motorcycle tires, light duty truck tires and bicycle tires. They must be removed from the rim and deposited in the trailer provided at the Recycling Center. NO TRUCK TIRES (OVER 16.5" RIM) OR EQUIPMENT TIRES WILL BE ACCEPTED.

 

 

 


Other Solid Waste Facilities In Lincoln Park Borough

Jersey Mulch Products, LLC (Exempted Solid Waste Facility)
48 Old Jacksonville Road
Lincoln Park,  NJ   Tel: 973-694-0207   Fax: 973-694-4374

 


Documents

Click below to view original documents regarding Lincoln Park Borough. If inconsistencies are discovered between these documents and the information provided below, one should initially assume Lincoln Park Borough document is correct as it was produced directly by the town. Please contact Lincoln Park Borough to verify any issues you are uncertain about and please forward any corrections to the MCMUA at info@mcmua.com.