Tag Archives: Environmental Commission

Save the date! Pondside Park cleanup 11/11/2017

Save the date! Join us on Saturday, November 11th at Pondside Park to clean up the woods surrounding the pond, fields and road. The cleanup runs from 9am – noon. Gloves and bags and grabbers will be provided. Come when … Continue reading

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Hazardous waste collection dates – two remaining in 2017 **OCTOBER 15th and NOVEMBER 18th**

There are two remaining hazardous waste collection dates in 2017: Sunday, October 15th and Saturday, November 18th. The Bergen County Utilities Authority (BCUA) is responsible for wastewater treatment for forty-seven Bergen County municipalities and solid waste management services for all … Continue reading

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Town Day 2017

A huge thank you to the HP Recreation Commission for organizing and running another successful and fun Town Day! The weather cooperated and there was a really good turnout of HP and neighboring residents of all ages.  The HP Environmental … Continue reading

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“Rappin with Raptors” at Town Day – September 9th, 2017

Tenafly Nature Center will present their very popular “Rappin with Raptors” program at Harrington Park Town Day. Stop by Highland Field this Saturday, September 9th, from noon to 4 pm and meet Mitzi & Meme, two barred owls, and Ruby, … Continue reading

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“How does your garden grow?” HP School garden July 6, 2017

The Harrington Park School courtyard gardens are thriving! This courtyard garden is enjoyed by students and teachers and staff throughout the school year and it is a wonderful resource and educational opportunity for our K-8 students. There is even an … Continue reading

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Last week for leaf pickup!

This is the last week for curbside leaf pickup in Harrington Park. Surrounding towns have different ending dates; in HP all leaves should have been at the curb by 12/5 and the trucks will be collecting through Friday. Branch chipping … Continue reading

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Thank you volunteers (2/2)

The result of our efforts today?  We filled two barrel with recyclables, 8 bags with trash, and brought 10 wheelbarrows full of broken/old cinderblocks out of the woods. Thank you volunteers!     The cleanup was sponsored by the Harrington Park … Continue reading

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