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
APRIL 8, 2020 TOWNSHIP COUNCIL MEETING INFORMATION
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., and in consideration of Executive Order No. 103, issued by Governor Murphy on March 9, 2020, declaring a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency in the State of New Jersey, the Township of Springfield does hereby notify the public that to protect the health, safety and welfare of our citizens while ensuring the continued functioning of government, the meeting of the Township Council of the Township of Springfield scheduled for April 8, 2002 at 2159 Jacksonville-Jobstown Rd, Jobstown, NJ will be held electronically. Members of the public who wish to participate in the meeting may do so through the web by going to https://us04web.zoom.us/j/564389523
or by calling 1-301-715-8592 followed by meeting number 564 389 523 at 7:30 pm. Long distance charges may apply if using the call in phone number depending on your phone plan. Individuals entering this meeting through the web or calling in to this number will be able to fully participate in the meeting, including providing public comment.
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.
The Zoning Board meeting schedued fo Monday, March 16, 2020 is cancelled. The following application scheduled for public hearing at that meeting is tentatively rescheduled for April 20, 2020 at 7:30 pm without further notice:
1-20 – Copart, Inc., Block 2106, Lots 1.02 & 1.03 (300 and 304 Route 68).
The Planning Board Meetings scheduled for April 7, 2020 is cancelled.
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