General Information
Phone Numbers
609-884-9570
Fax: 609-884-8821
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
830 Canning House Lane
Cape May,
NJ
08204

Hours
Monday - Friday
630am to 230pm

Public Works

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

Contact Person: Eric Prusinski, Superintendent

Telephone: 609-884-9570 Main Number

Fax Number: 609-884-8821

LOCATION: 830 Canning House Lane

HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

SEE SUMMER HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday-Friday 6:30am-2:30pm

Hours go into effect Starting Memorial Day through Labor Day

Overview

The Public Works Complex Includes

Administrative & Recycling Office,

Buildings & Grounds Department,

Recycling Station,

Streets & Roads Department:

Traffic Maintenance Department

Traffic Lines, Street signs, Parking Meter Maintenance

Vehicle Maintenance Department


The City of Cape May Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance of 29.74 miles of roadway, storm sewer system, public buildings, parks, playgrounds, beaches  promenade and pedestrian mall.  Traffic Maintenance maintains, signs, line painting as well as parking meter maintenance. Our daily maintenance of our public facilities including parks, rest rooms, playgrounds, parking lots, 2.8 miles of bathing beaches, including our 1.4 mile promenade This is all accomplished with a fleet of 90 vehicles which are maintained by our personnel. 

 The Department responds to many inquires, request  and complaints. We are an all purpose department.

                           

 

CENTRAL RECYCLING STATION

Recycling

LOCATION: 830 Canning House Lane

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Cape May Recycle Drop-Off Hours for Summer 2022
Memorial Day through Labor Day
Hours: Monday - Friday 6:30am to 2:15 PM
            Saturday - 8:00am - 12:00 PM

Station is closed on Sundays and Holidays.

Labor Day through Memorial Day
Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – noon
Station is closed on Sundays and Holidays.

November 1st to April 30th
Closed Wednesdays and Sundays, and holidays

No drop-offs are permitted when the Station is closed.



Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan

Outfall Pipe Locations:

Elmira & Bank Street
Ocean Street
Queen Street
Union Street
Yacht Ave