The $21 million contract was awarded to Central Jersey Waste, of Ewing, the lowest responsive bidder. The new service will commence in January, 2018.
Currently the Township’s garbage collection is broken into two districts. Two thirds of the town is within the “Garbage District” where property owners pay a fee towards solid waste collection. The remaining third is “Out-of-District” where residents have to contract their own private solid waste company. Both districts pay for recycling collection through their regular municipal tax assessment since recycling is already collected on a township-wide basis. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 19th, 2017 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Middletown, Monmouth County News | Tags: Anthony Mercantante, Central Jersey Waste, Committeeman Tony Fiore, Garbage and Recycling collection, M and S Services, Mario Schito Jr, Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger, Middletown, Monmouth County News | 4 Comments »