Mt. Olive is partnering with Millennium International Textiles, to recycle your clothing, shoes and accessories. Millennium is a local business in Flanders that recycles clothing and accessories, and distributes them to Third World Countries such as Tanzania, East Africa and Guatemala, Central America. The bin is light green in color, and has the logo “Re-Use America” placed on the front of the bin. They are accepting:
All appointments must be scheduled in advance by calling 973-285-8394.
STARTING JANUARY 13TH ALL STICKERED LARGE ITEMS WILL BE PICKED UP ON MONDAYS ONLY.
METAL ITEM PICK UP WILL REMAIN ON THURSDAYS.
2017 large item cleanup will begin on April 24th through April 28th. Three large items will be picked up on your regular scheduled solid waste pickup day during this week. See town calendar for more details.
The sanitation telephone extension needs the 7 placed in front of the number (7361).
We are very pleased that we are able to continue to offer this valued service to our residents. In our efforts to improve all municipal services, we would be happy to take your comments and suggestions about this years change in pick-up procedures, along with any other suggestions you would like to offer. Please call the Sanitation Division at 973-691-0900 Ext. 7361, with your ideas.
All furniture (such as): sofa, loveseat, kitchen table and miscellaneous small pieces. Mattresses/box springs, carpet (cut and tied), small toys bagged or large toys, metal sheds (cut and tied), barbeque grills, disassembled swing sets, and/or metal railings.
*Washers, dryers, stoves, hot water heaters, Dishwashers, riding mowers, lawn mowers.
Televisions , Explosives, radioactive materials, all appliances and metal goods such as refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, oil/propane tanks, tires/rims, leaves, brush, grass, concrete, asphalt, bricks, dirt, paints, construction materials, computers, printers, and/or hazardous materials.
CALL FOR INFO. 973-691-0900 Ext. 7361
STARTING JANUARY 13TH ALL STICKERED LARGE ITEMS WILL BE PICKED UP ON MONDAYS ONLY. METAL ITEM PICK UP WILL REMAIN OvvN THURSDAYS.
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To keep the Township roadways in good repair, with proper signage and drainage.
Snow removal and ice control in winter for the safety of the traveling public.
Effective January 1, 2017, electronic waste will no longer be accepted at the Mount Olive Township recycling center located behind town hall.
All electronic waste such as but not limited to televisions, computer monitors, and printers, etc. will require a sticker for curbside pick up. Stickers can be purchased from the Mount Olive Township Department of Public Works.
For questions, please contact 973-691-0900 ext. 7361. Thank you!
This division is responsible for the pick-up of solid waste, large items, leaves, brush and recycling. For information on recycling call (973)691-0900, extension 7361. The Sanitation Department Fax Number of 973-691-5987.
Recycling center is open Monday thru Thur Friday 8:00am to Noon & Saturday 8:00am to 3:00pm.
All grass and leaves must be in paper bags as approved by the Township. Plastic bags will no longer be accepted for any of these items. Grass pickup will begin May 4. Grass must be in approved paper bags. Brush is to be stacked curbside neatly and call 973-691-0900 ext. 7361 for pick up. Brush, leaves and grass are to be put out on the curbside. Pick up schedules are as follow:
Grass Clippings: May 4th through October 1st
Leaves: March 15th through May 1st and October 1st through November 30th
Brush: March 15th to May 1st & October 1st to November 30th
Residents will be allowed to dispose of newspaper, magazines and chipboard together, either in brown paper bags or tied and bundled for curbside pickup. Corrugated cardboard will remain a separated.
Mount Olive Recycling Center
204 Flanders Drakestown Road (behind Municipal Complex)
Monday-Friday, 8 am to 12 Noon; Saturday 8 am to 3 pm
Acceptable Materials: Newspaper, mixed paper, junk mail, chip-board (i.e., cereal boxes), corrugated boxes, glass beverage & food containers, aluminum food and beverage containers, steel and tin food containers, plastic pourable containers, automobile batteries, household batteries, anti- freeze, used motor oil, used oil filters.
Not Accepted: Leaves, brush and tires. Curbside collection only.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR COLLECTION DAY CALL THE
MOT SANITATION DEPARTMENT AT: 973-691-0900 EXT. 7361
Hazardous Waste Disposal: MORRIS COUNTY DISPOSAL SITE
Goldmine Road, Flanders, NJ
By Appointment Only: 973-829-8006
Acceptable Items: Batteries, automobile fluids, gasoline, kerosene, pool chemicals, herbicides/pesticides, oil based paints & stains, asbestos (not exceeding 100 lbs.), fluorescent light bulbs & ballasts, mercury switches & thermostats.