Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

973-635-0674

54 Fairmount Avenue 
Chatham, NJ

Public Works

Hours & Contact

Tony Torello - Public Works Director
Leo Pietorantuono - General Foreman
Peter Atkinson, Foreman - Utilities Division
Tom Paris, Foreman - Public Property and Roads Division
Vito Milano, Chief Mechanic - Fleet Maintenance Division
Dana Wotanowski - Administrative Assistant

Main Number: 973-635-5242
Address: 446 Main Street, Chatham, NJ 07928
publicworks@chathamborough.org

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Public Works Information

Who do I call for missed trash collection? Suburban Disposal 973-227-7020

Who do I call for missed recycling collection? Morris County MUA 973-659-3490

MULCH SITE INFORMATION OPENS MARCH 3rd, 2021

The mulch site is located behind the Milton Avenue School and is open to residents on Wednesdays and Saturdays from the 1st week of March until the 1st week of December.

Operating hours for Wednesdays: 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Operating hours for Saturdays: 12:00pm to 4:00pm.

During the fall months, the mulch site opens Monday through Friday to serve landscapers and residents who wish to drop off leaves.

The Department of Public Works will be collecting leaves at the curb weekly throughout the borough using the vacuum method from October 18th through November 29th.   Please do not place leaves at the curb after Sunday November 28th. The final curbside collection of leaves will take place the week of Monday, November 29th. Once the vacuum crews have passed your house they will not return for the season.

Operating hours in the fall months are Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 11:45am and 1:00pm to 4:00pm.

Wood is available and free for residents; no power tools are allowed at the mulch site.

Wood and leaf mulch is available for delivery; $30 for 2.5 yards and $50 for 5 yards. Please call 973-635-5242 to set up your delivery.

Who maintains the shade trees by the roadside? The Borough maintains a public right of way, which may vary from street to street but averages usually ten (10) feet from the center point of the roadway. The Department of Public Works maintains all trees in the public right of way.

Trash & Recycling Calendar

27 May
Curbside Recycling
Date 05.27.2022
28 May
Recycling Depot
05.28.2022 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
3 Jun
3 Jun
Route B Bulk Pickup
06.03.2022
4 Jun
Recycling Depot
06.04.2022 9:00 am - 12:00 pm