2016 leaf collection schedule

The first citywide curbside collection of bagged leaves will begin on Monday, Oct. 31 and ends on Friday, Nov. 4.

The final citywide curbside collection of bagged leaves will be begin on Monday, Dec. 5 and ends on Friday, Dec. 9.

  • Only brown paper biodegradable bags will be picked up.

  • Bagged leaves should be placed at the curbside on the regular trash collection day.

  • Please be sure to keep leaf bags apart from your regular trash.

  • Bags should only contain leaves and not grass clippings, sticks,rocks etc. Bags

containing these items will not be accepted and will be left at curb.

  • In the event of a snowstorm, leaf bags should be left out at the curbside. They will

be collected as soon as possible.

During the fall season of 2016, the composite site on Willoughby Road, next to Elizabeth

Shelton School will be open as follows:

Starting Oct. 24 thru Dec. 10

Monday thru Friday             Open 7 AM - 2 PM

Saturdays                                         Open 7 AM - 12 NOON

Closed                                               November 11 – Veteran’s Day

November 24 – Thanksgiving Day

Anyone bringing leaves to the compost site in containers other than biodegradable paper bags

must remove non-conforming container from the site.

Do not leave bags outside of the gate.