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New 32-gallon and 64-gallon trash carts have arrived!

Distribution scheduled to begin Friday, October 4th. If you previously ordered one you’re 1 on the list! Senior citizens, disabled veterans and residents of the Riverfront are eligible for the new smaller 32-gallon carts. To order please call (856) 829-8215.

REMINDER: Please observe our new trash collection policy designed to keep our community clean & beautiful!

Please do not place your trash cart at the curb prior to 5:00 PM on Thursday; trash carts must be removed from the curb by 9:00 AM on Saturday.

All trash must be placed in Borough-provided trash carts.

Additional carts can be purchased by calling (856) 829-8215. The cost for a 95-gallon cart is $95, a 64-gallon cart is $64, and a 32-gallon cart is $32. Additional carts are available October 4, 2013.

Single-family homes are permitted 2 containers maximum; Multi-family dwellings are permitted 1 container per dwelling unit; Business and commercial properties are permitted 2 containers per the number of authorized sewer connections (based on sewer utility fees paid).

For bulk trash, brush & limbs, and leaves...

Do not place bulk trash at the curb prior to 5:00 PM on Sunday preceding the 1st Monday of the month.

Do not place brush & limbs at the curb prior to 9:00 AM on Sunday preceding the 2nd Monday of the month.
Do not place leaves at the curb prior to Saturday, November 2nd. Leaf collection begins November 4th and ends December 20th.

Public Works is open every Saturday morning from 7:00 AM to Noon to accept trash, including bulk trash and brush & limbs.


First Annual Halloween Home decorating contest!

Homes will be judged on their “spooktacular” decoration displays between Sunday, October 27th & Tuesday, October 29th.

You and your family can win one of the following prizes:

1ST Place - $100.00
2ND Place - $50.00
3RD Place - $25.00

To enter please complete the entry form below...

Halloween Home Decorating Entry Form

....and return it to:

Palmyra Halloween Parade Committee
20 w. Broad Street, Palmyra, NJ 08065

Or email to:

Entries must be received by October 23, 2013.

Winners will be announced at Legion Field after the Parade.