Public Works

Ed Stinson
Superintendent of Public Works
(609) 823-7935

Ernest Gratz
Ventnor City Water Department Supervisor
(609) 823-7935

Mary Garfinkel
(609) 823-7935

Barbara Reeves
(609) 823-7935

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

The Ventnor City Department of Public Works is situated at the Ventnor Water Works located at the intersection of Cornwall & Winchester Avenues in Ventnor City.

The Ventnor City Department of Public Works consists of the following Departments:

  • Streets
  • Vehicle Repair
  • Water & Sewer

The responsibilities of the Department of Public Works consists of the following areas:

  • grounds and facilities maintenance
  • the mechanical and automotive maintenance
  • municipal & street infrastructure repair & maintenance
  • water & sewer utility operation and maintenance

The below valued Ventnor City employees are responsible for the courteous, personal service extended to all of Ventnor's residents and visitors through the Ventnor City Department of Public Works.

  • Cliff Alston
  • Dan Bagnell Jr.
  • Jamie Burnside
  • John Cavalieri
  • Kevin Cannon
  • Mike Cianci
  • Wayne Coleman
  • John Connor
  • Joshua Corona
  • Mark Dobbins
  • Mike Donati
  • Joe Donato
  • Kollin Eisenbeis
  • Joseph Fisher
  • Dan Hangstorfer
  • Giorgio Manno
  • Tom Mannering
  • Michael Mannering
  • Mark McGurk
  • William Nolan
  • Pat O'Brien
  • Michael Pecikonis
  • Barbara Reeves
  • Brian Reeves
  • Edward Robbins
  • Gary Rothman
  • John Scott
  • Robert Smith
  • John Sullivan
  • Dave Thompson
  • Arson Tillis
  • Mike Weierbach


Water Quality Report

Click here to review the latest water quality report for the City of Ventnor.

Schedule of Trash Removal

Trash and Recycling Schedule by Zone

Recycling collection is performed EVERY WEEK. Please set your recyclables out on the same days as your trash, but be sure to keep your trash and recyclables at least 10 feet apart.

You may place one bulk item per week at curbside with your trash. 

Please have materials curbside by 7 a.m. on collection day.

Jackson to Surrey (Beach Block to Bay)


Suffolk to Fredericksburg (Beach Block only)


Suffolk to Troy (North Atlantic to Bay)


Ventnor Heights


Richards to Melbourne (North Atlantic to Bay)


Baltimore to Fredricksburg (North Atlantic to Bay)


Ventnor West & Ventnor Gardens Plaza



2019 Yard Waste Collection Dates


7, 21


4, 18


4, 18


1, 15, 29


13, 28* moved due to holiday


3, 10, 17, 24


1, 8, 15, 22, 29


5, 12, 19, 26


2, 9, 16, 23, 30


7, 14, 21, 28


11, 25


9, 23


DO NOT use plastic bags for your recyclables or yard waste.

YARD WASTE: (Leaves, brush, Grass, Clean Wood). All yard waste must be placed in Kraft bags or properly marked containers. Plastic Bags are not permitted. Place loose material in labeled cans or bags; bags should not exceed 50 lbs. Brushes/ branches: must be bundled & tied with twine. Should not exceed 4 ft. in length or 8” in diameter.

SINGLE-STREAM RECYCLING: Atlantic County’s recycling program is now a single-stream program. The following items (Paper, Cardboard, Can, & Bottles) can be placed in the same container. No separation is necessary. Click here for more information.

BULKY WASTE: One item per trash day including furniture and Carpeting. TV's and Electronics are not accepted. No Construction waste. Appliances with Freon ARE NOT ACCEPTED. Other Appliances may be put out as noted above, with one item per trash day, as long as there is no Freon.

TV PICKUP: TV’s are picked up on your regular trash day, but you must call Public Works at 609-823-7935 to have them picked up.

Summer Notice

Weekend Trash Disposal

Ventnor City weekend residents may bring their regular household trash and recycling to the City Public Works Yard on weekends for disposal from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend between 8 a.m. and 12 pm.

Street Sweeping

Street Sweeping on side streets between the Boardwalk and the Inside Thorofare will be suspended from July 1, 2019 through Labor Day.

Normal operations will continue on the main streets such as: Atlantic, Ventnor, Winchester, Monmouth, Lafayette and Dorset Avenues.

Normal street sweeping will continue in Ventnor Heights on Mondays and the Ventnor Gardens area on Fridays.