What is Collected as Yard Waste?

What is Collected As Yard Waste:

  • Garden waste and plants
  • Grass clippings, leaves, small twigs and straw

What is Not Collected as Yard Waste:

  • Artificial flowers, plastic flower pots and flats (dispose as refuse)
  • City yard waste bins with brush sticking out of the bin (lid must close completely)
  • Compost paper bags weighing over 50 pounds
  • Large brush and tree branches over 2 inches in diameter (collected monthly through heavy item and brush collection)
  • Loose soil and sod
  • Stone
  • Treated woods (decking, etc.)
  • Yard waste in plastic bags

Show All Answers

1. When does yard waste collection begin?
2. When do yard waste bags and yard waste bins need stickers?
3. What is Collected as Yard Waste?
4. Where do I purchase the required stickers?
5. Can I rake leaves into the street?