General Information
Superintendent of Public Works
Eric Prusinski
Assistant Superintendent of Public Works
Rusty Lindholm
Administrative Assistant
Edie Kopsitz
Confidential Assistant
Mariah Kennedy
Phone Numbers
609-884-9570
Fax: 609-884-8821
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
830 Canning House Lane
Cape May,
NJ
08204

Hours
Monday - Friday
6:30am to 2:30pm

Central Recycling Station

 CITY OF CAPE MAY 

CENTRAL RECYCLING STATION

830 Canning House Lane, Cape May

609-884-9570

HOURS OF OPERATION:

SUMMER HOURS - 6:30AM TO 2:15PM MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH LABOR DAY
OFF SEASON HOURS - 7:00AM TO 2:45PM LABOR DAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY

WINTER SCHEDULE – CLOSED WEDNESDAY -   November 1 thru April 30 

Saturday – 8:00am – Noon

Closed Sundays and Holidays

* If your recycle day falls on a holiday your route will be picked up on the next business day*
*Weekly curb side pickup runs from April 15 to October 15 on your assigned recycle day.*

*LEAF PICK-UP IS ON THE SAME DAY AS YOUR ASSIGNED RECYCLE DAY.
LEAVES MUST BE SWEPT TO THE CURB.
LEAVES ONLY, NO GRASS OR BRANCHES.*

The Recycle Drop-Off Center accepts the following:

  • Cardboard, Magazines, News and Other Paper, Plastic, Steel (Tin), Aluminum and Glass Containers (2 1/2 gallons in size or less)
  • Brush/Tree Parts
  • Grass/Leaves accepted at drop off center.
  • Scrap Metal Items
  • Electronics (TV’s, Computers, Printers, etc.)
  • Recycle Batteries
  • Fluorescent Light bulbs - to 8 foot length
  • White Goods (Refrigerators, washers/dryers, air conditioners, stoves)

Shredding available by appointment*PLEASE EMAIL DUE TO PHONE ISSUES.*


THE DROP-OFF CENTER DOES NOT ACCEPT TRASH OR BULKY WASTE ITEMS. PLEASE CONTACT A PRIVATE HAULER OR BRING TO THE CAPE MAY COUNTY MUNICIPAL LANDFILL – 

609-465-9026

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOW TO DISPOSE OF ITEMS PLEASE GO TO: CMCMUA.COM and check “How do I dispose of?”

Transfer Station

650 Shunpike Road
 Burleigh, NJ 08210

(609) 465-5004


Sanitary Landfill 

2050 Route 610
 Woodbine, NJ 08270

(609) 861-5701