Yard waste pick up begins April 1, 2021 and will be picked up weekly on the same day as your normal refuse service day.
Yard waste starts April 1 through November 30th of each calendar year. All yard waste materials must be placed in “kraft” paper bags or in ridged containers of no more than thirty-three (33) gallons in capacity. Residents using ridged containers will be required to properly identify those containers designated as having yard waste or you can lease a yard waste container from Environmental Recycling and Disposal Company for $6.00 per month. You must contact them directly at: 815-725-4555.
Branches and brush will also be collected provided the material is bundled and tied with string or twine (NOT WIRE). Branches must be cut into lengths of 4 feet or less and each branch should be m larger than four (4) inches in diameter. Each bundle must be less than 50 lbs. Yard waste place in plastic bags will NOT be accepted.