Leaves are collected during the months of April, November, and December. There is not any schedule as to when collection will take place at any given location. Both the spring and fall leaf collection will continue until every residence is collected.


State highway routes 29 & 31 a phone call is required to schedule collected for both the spring and fall collection months. Call 609-537-0250 when your leaves are ready so that traffic control may be scheduled.


  • Spring collection occurs in April
  • Collection is for all roadways within the Township including State highways and County roads
  • Leaves need to be out and ready for collection by April 1.
  • Once the collection has occurred on your street the leaf collection crew will not return
  • Leaf collection will continue until every residence is collected.


  • Fall collection occurs in November and December.
  • Collection is for Township roadways and State highways only
  • County roadways are collected by Mercer County, here is a link for Mercer County leaf collection schedule: http://www.mercercounty.org/home/showdocument?id=19202
  • Leaves need to be placed out for collection no later than December 11, 2021.
  • Crews will make one final pass throughout the Township after December 11, 2021.
  • Final collection may continue past the month of December in order to complete the collection.


  • Do not mix brush with leaves as this will cause your leaves to not be collected
  • Leaves and brush have different end markets and are processed separately
  • Do not place leaves in street, gutter or within 10 feet of any storm drain inlet, as per Ordinance Number 05-1356
Leaf Guidelines
Leaves With Raker