Monday - Friday
8:00 - 4:30
379 South Branch Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Operation Secure Shred

Help guard against identity theft by bringing personal documents to “Operation Secure Shred .” Residents can take advantage of a FREE, easy and secure way to get rid of personal documents on Saturday, July 17, at the Somerset County Public Works Garage (North County Facility) ,  located at 411 Chimney Rock Road, Bridgewater, NJ 08807, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., or until the trucks are filled to capacity. The event will occur rain or shine.

Residents should be prepared to unload their own items. Staff will be available to assist if necessary. Residents must also be prepared to present a current driver's license, valid lease, tax bill or any other bill that shows proof of a Somerset County address. Pre-registration is not required. Businesses and commercial vehicles are NOT allowed.

Participants can bring up to six boxes, containers or bags of documents per visit, but they will be required to take back their receptacles. Staples and paperclips do not have to be removed. Junk mail, magazines and newspapers will NOT be accepted.

For more information about Operation Secure Shred, contact the Somerset County Public Works Department at 908-203-6018 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.