Public Works

The Asbury Park Department of Public Works, located at 9 Main Street, is dedicated to keeping the City clean and well-maintained while providing quick and courteous service to residents.

Public Works' hands-on team of professionals is responsible for improving and maintaining Asbury Park’s infrastructure including administering trash and recycling programs; managing the Asbury Park Recycling Center (located at 9 Main Street, entrance off Springwood Avenue); handling snow removal and leaf collection; maintaining City-owned street lights, parks, recreational facilities (including the Beach and Boardwalk), roads, traffic lights and traffic signs; and managing operation of the Waste Water Treatment Plant.

In addition, Public Works manages storm water maintenance (including the cleaning of lake outfalls, sewers and water quality chambers) and handles shade tree maintenance (including tree removal and plantings).

The Superintendent of Public Works oversees 25 full-time employees, in addition to part-time and seasonal employees. Staff include a carpenter, custodians, an electrician, equipment operators, general maintenance repairers, a mason, sewage plant repairers, sewer line repairers and truck drivers/laborers.

Public Works also provides support services to neighboring municipalities such as Allenhurst, Bradley Beach, Interlaken, Loch Arbour and Neptune.

Garbage & Recycling Information

For garbage and recycling information including the Single Stream Recycling Guide, click here.

Information on Bulk Waste, White Goods, Electronics Disposal, Yard Waste, Leaf Collection & More

For information on bulk waste and white good pick up, electronics disposal, yard waste, grass clippings, leaf collection, Christmas tree disposal and tire drop off, click here.