4th of JULY TRASH COLLECTION
There will be no change to the trash collection for the July 4, 2020 Holiday, all trash collection will be the same as usual.
IMPORTANT TRASH COLLECTION CHANGES AS RESULT OF COVID-19 VIRUS
Bagged Only Trash Collection - NO CHANGE in Service
Please note for the safety of our residents and the trash collectors, Garden State Removal will only collect BAGGED trash. Loose trash in the can will be left until it is bagged. Please use bags whether using a can or not.
Thank you in advance for your assistance & cooperation to this matter.
BULK ITEM: At this present time we are asking that if possible bulk items be bagged or covered in plastic (i.e. mattresses, box springs, cushions, small bulk items). Any larger item if possible be held until the restriction is lifted or have items wrapped accordingly with plastic wrap. With the exception of wood items, these items are permissible.
The Township's current trash collections contractor is
Exclusive Service & Maintenance Co, LLC
dba: Garden State Removal Co.
Please be advised that metal appliances can not be picked up by the trash contractor as part of normal trash collection and it is the resident's responsibility to dispose of such items. For more information you can contact 609-499-1001 or see under the Recycling tab for additional recycling information.
Please be advised that brush and leaves can not be picked up by the trash contractor as part of normal trash collection and it is the resident's responsibility to dispose of such items. Brush with all leaves removed can be brought to the Resource Recovery Complex (609-499-1001) for a cost of $25 per ton for Springfield Township residents. Leaves are not accepted at this facility.
Absolutely NO POOL CHEMICALS (containers, bags, etc.) are permissible for disposal, as this is an extreme HAZARDOUS MATERIAL.
Burlington County residents are able to bring their empty chemical containers to
the Burlington County Resource Center located 22000 Burlington-Columbus Rd,Florence, NJ 08518 at no cost to Burlington Co. residents.
RECLINER SOFA/CHAIR AND SLEEPER SOFA DISPOSAL
Please take note that the above items are considered recycle material and the following information is how the municipal trash contractor is able to help residents dispose of such items. All metal must be removed from the item/items before their collection day. The recliner usually has 2 bolts on either side of the recliner chair. The footer section of the recliner can be placed on top of the seat and placed out at the curbside for regular collection. Sleeper couches/sofas must have the metal bedding removed from sofa and only the sofa may be place out for regular collection. The metal insert is a recyclable item and cannot be pick up as a regular household bulk item. The metal material can be disposed of at the Bulington County Resource Recovery Complex located at 22000 Columbus Rd, Mansfield, NJ 08022 / 609-499-5300.
Minor construction material must be broken down into 3'-4' lengths, tied or bundled with twine and a reasonable amount at time of collection. Any large sheets of wood must be cut into 4x4 sections for proper handling and all nails/screws must be removed for safety issues. Any large wood debris must not be placed in trash cans for disposal.
Smaller wood debris/scraps are to be placed in trash cans for disposal, however, all nails/screws must be removed from these items as well.
Need to locate contact information? Find the right person to talk to in the local city offices of Springfield now.
2159 Jacksonville Jobstown Rd
Jobstown, NJ 08041
JULY 7, 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION
Please click below link for important voting information or check under our Township/Community news tab
Please be advised that due to the June Primary Election being moved to July 7, 2020 the Planning Board work session scheduled for July 7, 2020 is rescheduled to June 29, 2020 at 7:30 pm. Below is electronic meeting notice .
Township Council work session scheduled for Wednesday, June 24, 2020 is cancelled.
PLEASE SEE TOWNSHIP NEWS/EVENTS TAB FOR TOWNSHIP, COUNTY AND STATE INFORMATION AND LINKS RELATED TO COVID-19
TAX PAYMENT AND PTR INFORMATION
PLEASE SEE THE TAX COLLECTOR TAB UNDER DEPARTMENTS FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING MAY 1ST TAX PAYMENTS AND PTR FORMS
MUNICIPAL SERVICES DURING COVID-19 VIRUS
The Municipal Building will be closed to the public until further notice due to the COVID-19 virus concerns. Municipal services will continue and be available through telephone, email, fax and the drop box in front of the building. Contact information can be found under the Department tab or by the links below. Please continue to check the website for updates and information on services.
ONLINE TAX PAYMENTS