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NEW!     2017 LEAF PICK - will occur curbside the week of November 13th and again the week of December 11th - weather permitting.  Residents must place the leaves in biodegradable bags and are encouraged to place the bags out the night before.  Trucks will come once during the scheduled week.    If residents wish, they may bring leaves in biodegradable bags, or loose, to the Recycling Center at 10 Mansfield Drive during daylight hours.  



For information on Byram's RECYCLING programs, click here.

For a printable list of what can be be disposed of through Recycling, click here.


2017 Curbside Recycling Schedule:

Jan.  13 and 27

April  7 and 21

July 14 and 28

Oct. 6 and 20

Feb.  10 and 24

May 5 and 19

Aug.  11 and 25

Nov. 3 and 17

March  10 and 24

June 2, 16 and 30

Sept.  8 and 22

Dec. 1, 15 and 29


For a printer friendly version of the 2017 Curbside Recycling Schedule, click here.


For information on Byram's TRASH programsclick here.     

For a printable list with of what can be disposed of in curbside Trash pick-upsclick here.


Byram Township support NJ's Clean Communities Program.   Each year, several community volunteer groups participate in spring clean-ups and report their results to Byram, who reports them to NJ.   As a result of Township volunteer efforts, we have received over $20,000 this year!   Please click here to read more.


Have Items that are not on the list of accepted items for curbside pick-up or that can be brought to the Recycling Center?   These can be brought to the Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority in Lafayette (SCMUA) on Mon. to Sat. between 7am to 2pm.  Please note that SCMUA will charge a disposal fee.  However, on designated days there will be free disposal of certain items such as e-waste and hazardous wastes.   For additional information, SCMUA's phone number is 973-579-6998, or click here for their website. 

E-Waste - includes computers, printers, television, stereo equipment and other electronic media.   SCMUA designated the following days for Free E-Waste Drop-Off Days in 2017:  3/18, 5/20, 7/22 and 10/14.   Click here for SCMUA's flyer on this free event.  

Household Hardous Waste - includes paints, stains, etc.   Full a full list of accepted materials and the flyer for the Free Drop-Off Days in 2017 (6/3 and 11/4), click here.

Sharps (Needles) Disposal - click here for link.

Styrofoam - click here for link to styrofoam recycling program at SCMUA.

Battery Disposal - click here for link.

Rigid Plastics - click here for link.



Questions?   Contact Donna Fett, DPW Secretary, 973-347-2500 x138 or via email (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))