The Department of Public Works is responsible for numerous tasks in and around Highland Park. These duties include: 

  • Sanitation collection
  • Recycling collection
  • Street maintenance
  • Street sign maintenance
  • Utility maintenance
  • Borough buildings and grounds maintenance
  • Snow removal
  • Fleet maintenance

Sanitation Collection

The Borough of Highland Park collects regular household garbage once a week. Businesses receive twice per week collection. Schedules are as follows:

  • North Side: Monday
  • South Side: Friday
  • Triangle Area: Monday
  • Business District: Monday & Friday

Please note that a majority of the Borough has been transitioned to an Automated Garbage Collection system.

Use the links below for information on various seasonal and bulk items the Borough collects from homes through our Sanitation Collection program:

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