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.

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  • 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.