NJ Electronics Waste Management Act


The NJ Electronics Waste Management Act bans the disposal of computers,
televisions and other "covered devices". Homeowners, businesses and
institutions may not place these items in the trash. Public and Private
haulers will be prohibited from picking up these items for disposal.

Manufacturers offering these electronic devices for sale in NJ are being
required to develop a "takeback system" that will offer consumers free drop
off. Retailers will not be permitted to sell any covered electronic device
from a manufacturer which has not developed a suitable "takeback system"
approved by the State of New Jersey.

Long Branch DPW operates a drop of site for residents and business of Long Branch, located at 378 Atlantic Ave. across from the Pleasure Bay Park. It is open Monday Thru Friday, 7:30AM to 3:00PM and Saturday 9AM to 1PM. For more
information call LB DPW at 732-571-6520. As of May 1st, 2016, the site is not open to other communities. Other communities have access to dispose of electronic items at the County Landfill in Tinton Falls.

The items that are required for recycling are:
a desktop or personal computer, computer monitor, portable computer (laptop), or television.  This items are not collected at the curb by the City. You must bring them to the Center.

Divisions

  • Municipal Garage +

    Responsible for all city vehicles an equipment and performs routine maintenance and emergency road service repairs when necessary.

  • Office of The Director +

    Has the responsibility for plans, specifications and contracts for public development and improvements; oversees all divisions and subdivisions; organizes the departments and the functions of the employees.  We are committed to the environment, public safety and prompt, courteous service to our residents and visitors.

  • Parks Division +

    Maintains all city owned properties including parks, playgrounds, playground equipment and ball fields. when available this division will assist the streets division.

  • Public Facilities +

    Divided into 2 sub-divisions:  

    •    Public Works repairers are responsible for repairs of city buildings and boardwalk including construction, plumbing, painting, etc.

    •    Building Maintenance Division provides daily cleaning and maintenance of all city owned buildings.

  • Sanitation / Recycling Division +

    The Sanitation / Recycling Division of the Department of Public Works is responsible for the collection of garbage, recycling, bulk and service for dumpster rentals. Please see municipal calendar (pdf) for pick up and holiday schedule, or refer to the weekly local newspaper or Comcast channel 20 for pick up schedules.

    Read More
  • Streets Division (Leaves/ Branches/ Permits/ Snow/ Trees) +

    Oversees all road opening and sidewalk permits; provides daily maintenance and as needed repairs for city streets, storm drains, pot holes and is also responsible for street sweeping, snow removal and leaf/branch collection – no grass clippings; tree trimming and removal (municipal property only).
    For a list of streets/roads that the

    Read More
  • 1