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  • What are City Hall hours?

  • I have a question about a bill from the City.

  • I want to complain about uncollected trash.

  • What time should I place my trash containers at the curb?

  • Where should my trash containers be placed?

  • What are the charges for residential trash and sewer services?

  • How often will I be billed for trash and sewer?

  • I just moved to Montclair. How do I start trash service?

  • Can I choose my own trash hauler?

  • Is trash collection mandatory?

  • Are trash, sewer, and water charges all on one bill?

  • I'm moving out of the City of Montclair. How do I discontinue my trash and sewer service?

  • How and when can I pay my trash and sewer bill?

  • Are there utility payment drop boxes located at City Hall?

  • Can I have my trash and sewer payment taken directly from my checking account?

  • Can I pay my trash and sewer bill with my credit card?

  • What happens if my check for payment of my trash and sewer account is returned from the bank?

  • Is there a senior discount available for trash and sewer service?

  • How do I request trash containers?

  • How do I replace a damaged trash container?

  • What items can I place in my black trash container?

  • What items cannot be placed in my black trash container?

  • Can I recycle plastic?

  • What items can I place in my blue recycling container?

  • What items cannot be placed in my blue recycling container?

  • I want to know more about recycling.

  • How do I order recycling containers?

  • What items can I place in my green greenwaste container?

  • What items cannot be placed in my greenwaste container?

  • What happens if my trash day falls on a holiday?

  • Why was I charged a late fee on my trash and sewer bill?

  • How do I obtain a dumpster?

  • I want to complain about trash containers left on the sidewalk.

  • When is the trash collected on my street?

  • What is the street-sweeping schedule?

  • How do I dispose of computers and televisions?

  • How do I dispose of used tires?

  • How do I dispose of paint, toxic materials, used motor oil and car batteries?

  • I received a collection letter. What do I do?

  • Why was a lien placed on my property for trash and sewer services?

  • A trash and sewer lien was placed on my property. What do I do?

  • Why was my property assessed for trash and sewer services?

  • I am refinancing / selling my house and trash and sewer liens have been placed against my property. What do I do?

  • Where is the nearest landfill?

  • I want to report illegal dumping.