Department of Public Works

Lakewood, an area of 26 square miles, has 217 miles of Township streets. The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance and repair of Township roads and sewers, Township parks and open space, snowplowing of Township streets, leaf and brush collection, garbage and recycling collection and tire, refrigerator and appliances that contain refrigerants collection.
Alvin Burdge
Department Updates
The Department of Public Works is now hiring for the position of Laborer. Persons interested must submit an application, or cover letter and resume to the Department of Public Works by Friday, 10/16/15.

Please see the attached for more information on the position and Township Employment Application.
2015 Fall Lakewood Recreation Programs
Please see the attached flyer for more information.
2015 Bulk Pick-Up Schedule

How does bulky trash pickup work?

Where can I report a streetlight outage?

What day should I put out my garbage/recycling if there's a holiday?

On which holidays is there no garbage pickup?

Where should I place the leaves for pickup?

When are leaves picked up?

Can I place my bins at the curb the day before pickup?

Can I recycle concrete, bricks, or cinder blocks?

Contact the Department of Public Works
Address One America Avenue • Lakewood, NJ 08701
PhonePhone: 732-905-3405 FaxFax: 732-367-5401
HoursHours: 8 AM - 3:30 PM
Note: If this is an OPRA request it must be sent to the Township Clerk

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