DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

DPW Workers covering pot holes.The Jersey City Department of Public Works is a hands-on team of professionals dedicated to supporting and improving Jersey City's infrastructure, from Jersey City's roads, parks, traffic signals to graffiti removal, sanitation and recycling, and much more, all looking to maintain and improve quality of life for our residents.

 

FALL LEAF COLLECTION

FALL LEAVESFall is here and that means FREE biodegradable leaf bags are available through December.

PLEASE - DO NOT PUT LEAVES IN PLASTIC BAGS!

Download bag distribution locations HERE  and pickup schedule HERE .

BAG DISTRIBUTION

Saturdays Only Noon - 3pm

LINCOLN PARK | Lincoln Statue, Kennedy Blvd.
Oct 1, Oct 15, Nov 5, Nov 12, Nov 26, Dec 17

PERSHING FIELD | Central & Manhattan aves. 
Oct 8, Oct 22, Nov 19, Dec 3

ARLINGTON PARK | Grand St. & Arlington Ave.
Oct 22, Dec 3

LEONARD GORDON PARK | Manhattan Ave & Kennedy Blvd.
Oct 29, Dec 10

VAN VORST PARK Jersey Ave. & Montgomery St.
Oct 1, Nov 5, Nov 12, Dec 17

AUDUBON PARK | Kennedy Blvd. btwn. Audubon Ave. & Stegman St.
Oct 8, Nov 19

HAMILTON PARK | Jersey Ave. & 9th St.
Oct 15, Nov 26

REV. ERCEL WEBB (AKA LAFAYETTE) PARK | Halladay & Lafayette St.
Oct 22, Dec 3

CURBSIDE COLLECTION (no plastic bags!)

Set leaf bags curbside on Wednesday evenings for early morning Thursday collection.

SOUTH & WEST ZONES
Oct 5, Oct 19
Nov 2, Nov 16, Nov 30
Dec 14, Dec 28, Dec 29, Dec 30

NORTH & EAST ZONES
Oct 12, Oct 26
Nov 9, Nov 23
Dec 7, Dec 21, Dec 28, Dec 29, Dec 30

* Zones correspond to Police Districts. See map HERE

THE GREAT JERSEY CITY CLEAN-UP

The Great JC Clean Up
The Great Jersey City Clean-up takes place citywide every year on or around Earth Day. Residents, civic organizations, community leaders and elected officials roll up their sleeves and help “clean-up” by picking up litter and other debris in an effort to improve quality of life for residents.  It’s part of a nationwide campaign, Keep America Beautiful.
Want to help?  Click here.

 

Contact Info

  • phone201-547-4400
  • fax201-369-7252
  • 13-15 Linden Avenue East
    3rd Floor
    Jersey City, NJ 07305

    W. Greg Kierce, Director
    Hector Ortiz, Asst. Director

     

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