Leaves / Grass / Brush


April to September Service (Curbside Yard Waste Collection Program)

During the months from April to September this service will occur on one Saturday per month for each zone. The Township has two zones, please view the street listing to determine your zone and collection dates. View the hard copy Township calendar you receive in the beginning of the year via USPS, website calendar below, Township News below, or subscribe to the Municipal Messenger to view dates. 


  • Material (grass clippings, leaves, plant waste, and light brush) must be placed in containers, 32 gallon recommended. All materials can be mixed together during this period
  • Light brush may also be tied with string in bundles no longer than 4 feet or placed in 32g standard garbage cans cut to the height of the garbage can
  • Please no plastic bags
  • Fifty(50) pound limit per can or bundle
  • No dirt, logs, roots, or stumps
  • Residents (no contractors) may bring grass clippings and light brush to the Department of Public Works site on Jane Way off West Hanover Avenue during business hours and Saturdays from April to September from 6 AM to 1:45 PM
Leaf Collection

Fall Service (Curbside Leaf Collection Program)

In order to comply with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Storm Water Regulations, please adhere to the following:

Acceptable Materials and Guidelines for Curbside Placement:

  • All materials must be placed along the curb line, not in the street, and kept 10 feet from all storm drains(Do not place piles on pavement nor 10 feet of a storm drain (catch basin)
  • Only leaves and plant vegetation may be combined in a pile together
  • All materials should be placed loosely along the curb (no bags, paper or plastic)
  • Do not place brush in leaf piles

Unacceptable Materials:

  • Brush, dirt, grass, logs, tree parts, tree stumps, & tree trunks
    • Do not place light brush out with regular garbage 
    • During this period only, residents may bring light brush and grass clippings to the Department of Public Works Site on Jane Way

  1. Physical Address
    6 Jane Way
    Morristown, NJ 07960


    Mailing Address
    50 Woodland Avenue
    PO Box 7603
    Convent Station, NJ 07961-7603

    Fax: 973-326-9580

    Office Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    6:00 AM - 3:30 PM

    Recycling Depot:

    7:00 AM- 3:00 PM
    6:00 AM - 1:45 PM

  2. Thomas Eschmann


  3. Ronald Cerankowski

    Assistant Superintendent

  4. David Flynn


  5. Joseph Gribbon

    Assistant Foreman

  6. Albert Lovenberg

    Road Foreman

  7. Steven Wightman

    Fleet Foreman

  8. Louis Windt

    Assistant Foreman

  9. John Young


  1. Municipal Messenger Monthly/ November

    November meeting & Public Works dates; Curbside Leaf Collection; Remaining holidays; Property Taxes due; General Election; Housing Rehabilitation Program; Rabies Vaccination Clinic; Daylight Savings Time Ends; Hillside Hose Co. Annual Christmas Tree Sale! Additional Info...
  2. Special Township Committee Meeting

    KINDLY TAKE NOTICE that the Township Committee of the Township of Morris has scheduled a special meeting for Monday, December 4, 2023 at 6:00 P.M. Read on...
  3. 2023 Annual Leaf Collection Program

    On or about November 27, 2023, we will finish up in Sector 1 and start to collect leaves in Sector 2. The Township is broken up into three(3) sectors for this service; Click the link to find your sector. Additional Info...
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