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2017 Millstone Borough Heavy Trash Clean-up Day

Millstone Borough’s 2017 Annual Clean Up Day will be conducted on Monday, June 5th, 2017 between the hours of b.

The rubbish should be placed curbside prior to 5:00 AM on collection day. Only bulky trash such as furniture, lumber, construction debris, appliances, bundled brush and tree parts will be collected.  Smaller items should be bagged, canned or bundled so that one person can easily handle it.

The following items WILL NOT be collected:

Hazardous materials (fuels, paints and pesticides), tires, loose items, masonry debris, and items heavier than 200 lbs and longer than 5 ft long. Items containing freon will not be collected without an evacuation tag from a certified technician.


(TV’s, computers, printers, etc.)


Rx Mission Drive-in Drop-off

The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office and the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in conjunction with  Somerset County Solid Waste Management Division’s Household Hazardous Waste Program  are partnering to host the 1st “Rx MISSION  DRIVE-IN/DROP-OFF”  medicine collection on Saturday, June 9th, from 9AM to 2PM at the South County Public Works yard, 410 Roycefield Rd., Hillsborough Twp.
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Next Operation Shred Day

The next Operation Shred Day for Somerset Country residents will be held at the Franklin Municipal Complex, 475 DeMott Lane in Somerset on Saturday, October 2nd from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  For more information, click here.

Next Operation Shred Day

The next Operation Shred Day for Hillsborough, Manville, and Millstone residents will be held at the Auten Road Disposal Facility Across From Auten School Athletic Field in Hillsborough on Saturday, September 18th from 9:00 am-1:00 pm.  For more information, click here.

More Document-Shredding Events Scheduled

Somerset County residents from its 21 municipalities are invited to save the date and begin collecting materials for the next county-run free document-shredding event to be held Saturday, Oct. 2, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Additional dates and information below or view the Operation Secure Shred schedule. …read entire article…

Recycle Your Old Rechargeable Batteries and Cell Phones

New Jersey supports recycling and green business practices through their partnership with Call2Recycle®, a free and easy battery and cell phone recycling program. To find the nearest drop off location to recycle your used rechargeable batteries and cell phones call 1-877-2-RECYCLE or visit
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Somerset County Sponsored Shredding Event

Somerset County residents from its 21 municipalities are invited to have personal documents shredded at a free, on-site, mobile paper-shredding event Saturday, June 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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Learn About Backyard Composting

Come learn about Backyard Composting on Tuesday, May 11, 2010.  There are two sessions available, 10:00-11:30 AM & 6:30-8:00 PM, located at 4-H Center, 310 Milltown Road Bridgewater, NJ.  Pre-Registration Required and spaces are limited and are open to Somerset Country Residents ONLY!
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