Yard Waste Guidelines

If you don't leave your clippings on your lawn or maintain a home composting system, follow these guidelines for curbside collection.

 

• Leaves, twigs, straw, pine needles

• Shrubbery trimmings

• Wood ash

• Branches (less than 2 inch diameter, cut into 4 foot lengths, tied into bundles with twine)

• Contained in reusable containers, paper yard waste bags, or compostable bags (must meet ASTM D6400 Standards) Pick up YARD WASTE stickers for labeling your reusable containers at 600 Meriwether Avenue, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

• Christmas trees (seasonally)

 

 

 

 

• Dirt

• Rocks

• Gravel

• Plastic debris

• Plastic bags

• Large limbs and tree stumps 

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