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Township of Lawrence
Thursday February 14th, 2019 :: 06:00 p.m. EST


Lawrence Township News for the Upcoming Week

Municipal Offices will be closed on Monday, February 18th in observance of President's Day.

Trash will be collected on Monday, February 18th as regularly scheduled.


February Health Programs:  The Health Department is sponsoring a Diabetes Self Management Program and a Blood Sugar Screening Program at the Lawrence Senior Center. Please click here to see the flyer.

Upcoming Shredding Event - Mercer County Improvement Authority will be hosting a document shredding event on Saturday, February 23 between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. in Lot 4 on South Broad Street in Trenton. Please click here for additional details.

Dog License Renewals - All dogs seven months and older should have been licensed in January.  Please stop by the Clerk's Office to renew your license.  Late fees will be assessed beginning April 1.  Click here for license application. If you have any questions or need additional information about licensing, please call the Clerk's Office at 609-844-7000.

The 2019 Lawrence Township Municipal Calendars are available! The calendar is free to residents and can be picked up in any of the Municipal Offices or downloaded using this link.

Road Work
  • US Route #1 Road Widening - NJDOT continues the Route #1 road widening project. Delays are expected as there will be lane shifts and closures in the southbound lanes between Nassau Park Blvd. and Quakerbridge Mall.  Please use caution in the construction area.

Message from the Department of Public Works:

The Township recently revised the brush collection regulations effective January 1, 2019. (Ordinance No. 2307-18)

The week of February 18 is Zone 3.  Only those residents in Zone 3 should be placing brush in the roadway this week.  If you are unsure of your designated zone for your property, you may check the On-Line Property search on the Township website at Material should be placed in an area on the street not greater than four feet (4’) from the edge of the pavement.  Tree trunks and stumps are prohibited.  Trees, or segments of trees and branches greater than six inches (6") in diameter may not be disposed of through the municipal curbside collection.  Vegetative materials shall not be piled greater than three (3’) in height and twelve feet (12') in length .  Once the truck has collected your street, they will not return until the next month’s collection.

Christmas trees will be collected during the regular Zone collection.

If you have any yard waste, you may take it to the Ecological Facility on Princeton Pike between the hours of 7:30 am and 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday.  The Ecological Facility is now closed on Saturdays.


If you have questions or need additional information, please call the Department of Public Works at 609-587-1894.


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Township of Lawrence
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Lawrence Township, NJ 08648

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