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YARD WASTE/CHIPPER/LARGE ITEM COLLECTION
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Rules/Regulations

The Town's Department of Environmental Services conducts yard waste collection every Wednesday until January 2017 (excluding holiday weeks). A chipper for specific yard waste is available, but must be scheduled. Mulch is available at no charge. Large item collection must be scheduled for pickup. Please read more specific rules and regulations below:

YARD WASTE

* Must be set out at the curb no later than 7:00am

* Place all grass clippings, weeds and leaves in reusable containers (such as Rubbermaid-type bins or cardboard boxes), biodegradable bags or untied plastic bags.

* DO NOT use the Town roll-out carts.

* DO NOT mix trash, dirt rocks or other debris with yard waste.

* Root balls, stumps and firewood logs will NOT be collected.

* Bushes and hedges pulled out by their roots will NOT be collected.

* Brush set out for collection must be bundled with rope or heavy twine, cut shorter than 5 feet in length and weight less than 50lbs.

THE CHIPPER

* Only takes limbs longer than 5 feet in length and up to 8 inches in diameter and should be stacked and facing the same direction with the cut ends facing the road.

* Cannot take vines, weeping willow branches or bamboo.

* Use of Chipper MUST BE SCHEDULED.

MULCH

* Mulch is available for residents at the Manassas Avenue Extended Site Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9:00am - 4:30pm.

* Residents must load their own vehicles and bring their own tools.

* Loads of much must be covered prior to leaving.


LARGE ITEM COLLECTIONS

* Large Item Collections MUST BE SCHEDULED prior to date of collection

* Each residence is allowed one collection per calendar year free of charge.

* Each collection may contain up to 20 bags of refuse and 5 pieces of furniture

* Items should be placed curbside in an orderly manner on the evening before or morning of the scheduled collection

* An item containing Freon is subject to a $15.00 charge


To schedule use of the chipper or to schedule a large item collection, please contact the Department of Environmental Services at (540)635-7819. Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:30pm, excluding holidays.

The Town does NOT collect contractor work. All contractors must purchase a dump ticket at the Front Royal Administration Building located at 1102 E Main Street, to dispose of the items at the Manassas Avenue Extended Site. Contractors may contact the Department of Environmental Services for more information.













Last Updated ( Monday, 20 June 2016 13:41 )