PLEASE CALL 856-939-5161 to report a public works related concern.
HOW DO I REPORT A SEWER EMERGENCY?
If you are experiencing a sewer emergency please call County Dispatch at 856-939-3354
Homeowner is responsible to know location of clean out and maintain access. The lateral lid and/or plug must be intact to prevent debris and rain water entering into system.
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF BULK TRASH ITEMS?
Two large non-metal bulky items may be placed at curb on trash day.
Construction debris that do not fit in a trash can and more than the two cans per household must be removed by owner and or contractor.
MY TRASH WAS MISSED OR TRASH COLLECTION QUESTIONS
Bellmawr shared service trash collection 856-931-1111
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF AN APPLIANCE?
Have your vendor remove it when new item are delivered. The Borough does not collect appliances containing Freon.
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF METAL AND ELECTRONICS?
Place at curb and call 856-939-5161
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF MOTOR OIL?
Oil is collected at the Public Works garage.
Please call 856-939-5161 and schedule a drop off time during normal business hours.
HOW DO I REPORT A WATER LEAK OR RUSTY WATER?
Contact New Jersey American Water at 1.800.272.1325
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF PAINT?
Latex and oil base paint needs be dried by filling container with kitty litter and placing in household trash. Public Works does not collect.
WHAT DO I DO WITH MY YARD WASTE, BRANCHES AND/OR LEAVES?
Grass, branches, leaves may be placed in a can or paper bag (NO Plastic Bags) and placed at curb for pick up on Mondays year round.
Large branches or trees must be cut in no longer than four (4) foot sections and stacked at curb for chipper. Please call 856-931-5616 advise chipper will be needed.
Leaves are collected in piles placed at curb November and December. No piles may be within ten (10) feet of any storm inlet.
If you hire a Landscaper or Tree Service all debris must be removed by them. The only exception is leaf and yard waste.
Do not place dirt or stumps in cans or bags for collection the Borough does not except it.
HOW DO I REPORT A STREET LIGHT OUT?
Contact PSE&G at 1-800-436-7734.
HOW DO I REPORT THE FOLLOWING?
Missing or faded sign
Damage Borough Property
Playground Safety Issue
Clogged Storm Drain
New Recycle Can
Contact Public Works at 856-939-5161 or use http://runnemedenj.net/view-all/resident-concernscomments/
WHOSE RESPONSIBILITY IS THE CURBSIDE TREE?
All trees and debris from removal of trees located on the property of the homeowner, up to and including the curb, are the responsibility of the homeowner.
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF CONCRETE?
Concrete can be taken to several concrete facilities for free. If you hire a contractor have them remove it.
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF A CHRISTMAS TREE?
Public Works collects trees daily from the week after Xmas to the end of January as scheduling permits with the chipper.
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF HAZARDOUS WASTE?
The Borough does not collect or except at Hazardous Waste. I.e. Gasoline, Chemicals. Visit Camden County Website for Hazardous Waste collection dates and places. http://www.camdencounty.com/event/free-household-hazardous-waste-collection-6/
How do I dispose of a Propane Tank?
HOW DO I DISPOSE OF A PROPANE (BBQ GRILL) TANK?
Take back to a place that exchanges bottles. (Home Depot, Lowes)