The Brick Township Department of Public Works is located at 836 Ridge Road, Brick, NJ 08724.  Public Works is responsible for collection of household waste, recycling and brush, snow removal, street maintenance, grounds maintenance, fleet maintenance, signs, pothole repair, storm drain maintenance and more.  Public Works office hours are Monday through Friday, 8am-4pm.  Public Works can be reached by phone at 732-451-4060 or by fax at 732-458-0757.


Brick Township Recycling Center

The Brick Township Recycling Center is available for citizens Monday through Saturday, 8am – 3:30pm.  It is located at 836 Ridge Road.  The facility is available for citizens to dispose of bulk items, metals and recyclables.  Citizens must present proof of residence in the form of a tax bill and drivers license to have access to the facility.  No construction materials of any kind will be accepted at the Recycling Center.  Citizens may also dispose of brush and vegetative materials at the Recycling Center.  The center also distributes mulch at no cost; citizens must load their own vehicles and have a cover for the materials.

Garbage Collection

Garbage collection starts at 6:30am, Monday – Friday.  Automated garbage cans should be placed at the curb no earlier than 24 hours before scheduled pick up, placed no later than 6am of your collection day and removed from the curb by 8am the day following your collection.  Automated cans should not be placed within 6 feet of other objects including cars.  Please do not put leaves, recyclable materials, brush, branches, construction material, hot embers or household materials in your automated cans.

Bulk, Metal and Brush Collection

Public Works offers on-demand collection of brush, metal and bulk items.  You must call 732-451-4060 to schedule a collection.  Please view the FAQ on this page for rules.

Automated Garbage Cans

Additional garbage and recycling cans are occasionally available for purchase.  The cost of an automated garbage can is $60 and the cost for recycling cans are $60 (95 gallon), $50 (65 gallon) and $45 (35 gallon) and must be paid in person in the Township Tax Collector’s Office.  The can will be delivered to your home.  Please call 732-451-4060 to inquire about the availability of automated garbage cans.

Pot Holes and Street Maintenance

To report a pot hole or other street maintenance issue, please call 732-262-4602. Please note that this is only for streets maintained by the Township which are primarily located in residential neighborhoods.

Leaf Collection

The Department of Public Works provides curbside leaf collection in the spring and fall.  Information will be posted on this site, BTV, the Township Facebook page when available.

Hazardous Materials and Tires

The Township of Brick does not collect hazardous materials or tires.  For information regarding disposal of hazardous materials or tires please contact the Ocean County Department of Solid Waste Management at 732-506-5047 or visit their website.  Please note that the County charges a fee to accept tires.