Citywide Leaf Collection

  • Leaf collection typically begins around the third or fourth week of October and runs until weather permits or up to Thanksgiving.  There is no leaf pickup in the Spring.
  • One City crew will begin on River St. and head east across the south side of the City.  A second City crew will start on Grandview Terrace and head west across the north side of the City.
  • Oak St., West Main St., Main St., East Main St., Pearl St., Walnut St., Clinton St., Richmond Ave. and Ellicott St. residents are asked to place their leaves in the parkway.  All other residents are asked to place their leaves in the street near the curb line.
  • Leaf piles must be clear of sticks and foreign materials. Only leaves
  • The Bureau of Maintenance reminds residents that catch basins are to be kept clear of leaves. 
  • To ensure that leaves are picked up, residents are asked not to park their cars in the street where there are large piles of leaves to be picked up. 
  • Please do not pile leaves in front of mailboxes, around power poles, fences, fire hydrants or other obstacles.
  • Residents are encouraged to bring leaves to the Yard Waste Station through the end of the season.