The City of New Brunswick is excited to announce its first ever Certification Award for Sustainable Jersey. The New Brunswick Green Team successfully submitted the Sustainable Jersey application this year and New Brunswick is now part of a select group of 156 cities and towns throughout the State of New Jersey to receive Bronze Certification. […]
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E-Waste drop-off is held from 8 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of each month at the New Brunswick DPW.
Residents may dispose of TVs, laptop and desktop computers. No other electronics will be accepted.
Paint and paint-related items will also be accepted by the DPW on these drop-off dates.
For more information about trash and recycling disposal in the City of New Brunswick, please click here.
This past Sunday our Environmental Commission along with the Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership did some #springcleaning by tidying up the area around the Raritan River. Clean and green initiatives are really taking off here in New Brunswick and the sustainable snowball is just growing and growing! Another project from COLAB ARTS and the Watershed Sculpture […]
The City of New Brunswick’s commitment to smart planning and best practices has been reaffirmed through its newest Bronze certification via Sustainable Jersey! Sustainable Jersey is a voluntary program that allows municipalities to formally document and develop their “green” initiatives in multiple areas of local governance. The program looks to bolster ongoing initiatives in communities […]
Did you know that the City of New Brunswick is one of only 208 New Jersey towns that are Sustainable Jersey certified? New Brunswick has again achieved Sustainable Jersey certification at the bronze level for program year 2017. Sustainable Jersey is a voluntary program that allows municipalities to formally document and develop their “green” initiatives. New Brunswick […]
The City of New Brunswick is expanding its commitment to sustainable energy practices through the installation of new solar panels throughout our town. The City of New Brunswick, New Brunswick Public Schools and the New Brunswick Parking Authority teamed up and have used a power purchase agreement to help light up our town since December […]
The City is moving forward on a plan to bring more renewable energy resources to our community, a plan that will help reduce our carbon footprint and help keep New Brunswick clean, green and sustainable. Earlier this year, the City Council asked the City Administration, following a suggestion from NJ Food & Water Watch, to […]
The City of New Brunswick’s commitment to sustainable practices continues to progress as City officials plan for the implementation of third-party energy providers as a resource for more renewable energy in our community. Since the spring, City officials have explored renewable energy as a potential option for our energy choices, following a suggestion by NJ […]
A plan for the City of New Brunswick to expand the amount of renewable energy in our community will soon be put into action with the approval of New Brunswick City Council. On Wednesday night, New Brunswick City Council signed off on an ordinance that requires energy providers to supply certain amounts of the energy they […]