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2016 Trash and Recycling Schedules Now Available

Trash and recycling collection information is now available for the new year! The DPW’s annual collection schedule is in the process of being mailed to homes and businesses in New Brunswick and is also available at the links below. 2016 Collection Schedule – English 2016 Collection Schedule – Spanish The schedule also contains information regarding […]

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Council Introduces Sick Leave Ordinance – What Does it Mean?

The New Brunswick City Council has introduced an ordinance that if approved, would mandate New Brunswick employers to provide paid sick time for their employees. The introduction of this proposed ordinance does not mean it has gone into effect. The Council will hold a public hearing regarding the ordinance at its December 16 meeting, scheduled to begin […]

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Toy Donations Requested to Benefit New Brunswick Children for the Holidays

New Brunswick Recreation will accept new, unwrapped toys through December 18 to be donated to families in New Brunswick. Toys for children of all ages are welcome, educational games, action figures, puzzles, board games and dolls are requested. Donations may be brought to the HUB Teen Center, 411 Joyce Kilmer Avenue. For more information, call […]

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Complete Streets for All in New Brunswick

The City’s commitment to open, accessible streets for all was recognized with a Complete Streets Excellence Award at the New Jersey Complete Streets Summit on October 26, hosted by the Alan M. Voorhees Transportation Center and the New Jersey Department of Transportation. New Brunswick adopted a Complete Streets policy in 2011, intended to make New […]

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NBFD and American Red Cross Further Fire Safety Efforts in New Brunswick

124 homes in the neighborhoods surrounding Georges Road have brand-new smoke detectors following outreach by the City of New Brunswick’s fire department and the American Red Cross. November 21 was the second in a series of home fire preparedness canvassing events in New Brunswick in which volunteers with the Red Cross and the New Brunswick […]

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