The Lumberton news and upcoming events this month includes the leaf collection schedule, scheduled township events, the 2008 bulk trash and recycling dates.

Upcoming Events

America Recycles Day 
Sunday November 11th, Open House 10am -3pm at the Robert C. Shinn, Jr. Recycling Center 130 Hancock Lane  Westampton .This event will include; computer recycling, confidential file shredding, swap tables, and tours of the recycling plant.  This is Free to the public, rain or shine.  For more information call 609-499-1001

Senior Holiday Party
This event will be held on Sunday December 2nd from 1pm-4pm at the Lumberton Middle School Cafeteria. There will be entertainment, door prizes, food and fun for all. Call the Lumberton Recreation Department at 609-267-3217 ext. 104 to reserve your spot. Volunteers are needed for this event.

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
This event will be held on Sunday December 2nd from 6pm-7pm at the Lumberton Township Municipal Complex.

Lumberton Historical Society  
The Lumberton Historical Society Museum is open to the public on the 3rd Saturday of each month10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. The museum is located in the Gaun building on Main Street.  The Lumberton Historic Society meetings take place the 3rd Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM at the Ridgeway Gaun Building on Main Street. Members of the public are welcome to attend.


Fall 2007 Lumberton Leaf Collection Schedule

Zone # 1
1st collection Week of November 5th
2nd collection Week of November 26th

Zone 1 includes RT.38 and all streets north of RT. 38 Hollybrook and Glenwood Section, RT 541 (Main ST. from RT.38 south to Pershing Avenue.) Beulah Ave., Easlick Ave., Ellis Ave., Harding Ave., Pershing Ave., Roosevelt Ave., and Wilson Ave.

Zone # 2
1st Collection Week of November 12th
2nd Collection Week of December 3rd

Zone 2 includes Maple Grove Estates, all sections of Bobby's Run Municipal Dr.,Meadow Glen, RT. 541 (Main St. from south of Pershing Ave. to Municipal Dr.) Chambers St., Chestnut St., Eayerstown Rd. (from Rt.38 to Municipal Dr.) Green St., Moore St., Morris St., Pear St., Queen St., Ridgway St., Ross St., Second St., Spruce St., Landing St., Walnut St.

Zone # 3
1st Collection Week of November 19th
2nd Collection Week of December 10th

Zone 3 includes County Village, Waverly and Flemish, Banbury, and Sterling Chase, RT. 541 (Main St. from Municipal Dr to Medford Twp.Line) Ark Rd., Bella Rd., Bridge Rd., Camp Dr., Church St., Country Club Dr.,Country Way, Creek Rd., Crispin Rd., Coventry Glen, Powell Mills,Eayestown Rd., (from Municipal Dr. to the Medford Twp line), Edward St., Evergreen St..,Fenimore Rd., Fostertown Rd., Fox Run,Githens Lane, Hopewell Ave., Amberwood, Woodview, Landing St., Marriott Dr., Newbolds Corner Rd., Patricia Court, Pheasant Lane,Point St., Quail Hollow Lane, Deer Path, Shawn's Way, Stacy Haines Rd., and Willow


Bulk trash pickup schedule for 2008

January 7 to 10 Bulk Trash
February 4 to 7 Bulk Trash
March 3 to 6 Bulk Trash
April 7 to 10 Bulk Trash
May 5 to 8 Bulk Trash
June 2 to 5 Bulk Trash
July 7 to 10 Bulk Trash
August 4 to 7 Bulk Trash
September 2 to 5 Bulk Trash
October 6 to 9 Bulk Trash
November 3 to 6 Bulk Trash
December 1 to 4 Bulk Trash


Lumberton Recycling schedule for paper, cardboard, bottles & cans for 2008

January 14 & 28
February 11 & 25
March 10 & 24
April 7 & 21
May 5 & 19
June 2 & 16 & 30
July 14 & 28
August 11 & 25
September 8 & 22
October 6 & 20
November 3 & 17
December 1 & 15 & 29

Drop Off notice:  The Recycling drop off Center has been moved to its new location on Chestnut Street.  The facility is located just past the FLW School towards Rt. 38.  This will include all paper, cardboard, bottles & cans.  If you have any questions please call the Lumberton Township building at 609-267-3217 ext. 3113

Additional information in the Lumberton Link Newsletter: October - December 2007 publication