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Begins: Second week in April
Ends: Friday before Thanksgiving

A separate truck collects yard waste on the same day of your regularly scheduled solid waste collection day. Please place compost materials at the curb, 10ft. apart from regular waste, no later than 7:00 am on the day of collection.

APPROVED CONTAINERS:

  • Brown paper lawn and leaf bags.
  • An approved container not weighing over 50 lbs.

Note: Due to the weight of compost (grass), please remember the weight limit of 50lbs. per bag or can.

PURCHASING BROWN PAPER LAWN & LEAF BAGS: Many local businesses are stocking brown lawn bags.

Materials for Yard Waste Collection:

ACCEPTABLE

  • Grass Clippings
  • Leaves
  • Weeds
  • Twigs
  • Brush (up to 2 inch diameter; tied in 4ft. length, not to exceed 50 lbs; limit 20 bundles per week).

NOT ACCEPTABLE

  • Earth, Stones
  • Branches, logs, stumps
  • Animal Waste
  • Ashes
  • Food Waste
  • Paper, Metal
  • Plastic, Glass

YARD WASTE IMPROPERLY PACKAGED OR MIXED WITH OTHER MATERIALS

Yard waste placed in improper containers or mixed with other materials WILL NOT BE COLLECTED. A “Oops Tag” may be issued advising the owner or occupant to remove the yard waste from the curb and separate it for the following week’s collection.