Disposition of Tree Cuttings & Yard Waste

Tree and/or brush cuttings shall be reduced to a maximum of 5 foot lengths, and shall be bundled with rope or heavy twine or placed separately in garbage cans, not to exceed 32 gallons in size, and shall weigh no more than 50 pounds.

Yard waste, to include grass clippings, may be placed in the same area as garbage or other refuse for curbside pickup by the Town provided such material is placed in paper or other biodegradable bags or in garbage cans, not to exceed 32 gallons in size or 50 pounds in weight. In addition, such material shall not be mingled with garbage, ashes and trash.

The Town will refuse this collection service to any citizen who uses plastic bags and/or mixes it with other waste. No more than 10 bags or one 32-gallon container of yard waste shall be collected from each residence on a single day.