Borough of High Bridge ~ 97 West Main Street, High Bridge, NJ ~ Phone: 908.638.6455 ~ Fax: 908-638-9374

Borough Hall Business Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Commons Natural Recycling Center

Brush may be brought by High Bridge residents to the Commons Natural Recycling Center, the area behind the Commons Park, on specified Saturday mornings typically from mid-March through mid-November. Specific dates generally are set by Mayor and Council in the beginning of the year. The 2016 dates can be found on the calendar page here.


  • Brush and tree branches (three inches or less in diameter) only;
  • Do not  leave items in plastic bags; and
  • Do not bring pieces of lumber/wood, grass clippings or leaves.

It is against the law to dump any other items and subject to a fine up to $1250 / 90 days jail / community service. Ordinance No. 2006-3; 2011-21; 2011-23.

We ask if any one observes illegal dumping at the Commons Natural Recycling Center to please report the day, time, type of material and the vehicle license plate number to the High Bridge Police at 908-638-6500.