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Yard Waste

Two Free Weeks of Yard Waste Collection

Refuse, Recycling & Yard Waste Notes

2 Weeks of Free Yard Waste Collection

To get a jump on spring yard clean up, during the weeks of March 18 & 25, Lakeshore Recycling Systems will pick up bagged yard waste on your normal refuse collection day for free - no sticker required.

Then, beginning April 1, regular yard waste collection will begin and stickers will be required.

Yard Waste Collection

Yard Waste Collection Information

Stickered yard waste is collected from April through November 30 on your regularly scheduled refuse day.

Yard waste toters are also available for monthly rental. See the pricing page for more information.

Free Bagged Yard Waste Collection Dates

Free bagged leaf pickup takes place during the month of December and the last two weeks of March.

Leaf Collection Program


2019 Leaf Collection Schedule

Check the 2019 Leaf Collection Schedule below for schedule and availability.

Leaves must be on the parkway by 6:30 a.m. on your area’s designated day even though it may take several days to pick up the piles in your specific area.

This program is funded by a portion of the fee collected on the utility bills of eligible homeowners. Check your utility bill or call Utility Billing at 630-377-4426 with questions about your eligibility for this program.