From October 26 through December 28, the Town of Kearny collects leaves from residents in biodegradable leaf bags. Residents may purchase the bags at the Department of Public Works, 357 Bergen Ave, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8AMand 3:45 PM. Bags are sold in packs of 10 for $5.00 per package. Residents should then call the DPW at 201-998-3700 to schedule a pick-up when bags are full.
Between November 5 and December 28, residents can rake their leaves into loose piles curbside for pickup on street sweeping day. The leaves will be collected by the DPW and recycled.
Please note this announcement only applies to leaves. Grass clippings, branches, yard waste, etc. will not be accepted either in bags or swept onto the street.