Yard Waste Removal & Leaf Pickup

In Town Residential Yard Waste Removal Services

Effective May 2019

During the months of April through October the Street Department will pick up bagged grass clippings, bagged yard waste, tree limbs and brush all day on MONDAYS and FRIDAY mornings.   

In the event of inclement weather or holiday, bagged grass clippings, bagged yard waste, tree limbs and brush will be picked up the following business day.

Residents who need yard waste removal during the months of November through March ONLY should call the Street department at 812-526-3525 and leave a message with name, address and type of yard waste to be removed.

Yard waste and grass clippings must be placed in bags weighing no more than 25 pounds.  Bags containing yard waste and garbage together WILL NOT be picked up.  

DO NOT DISCHARGE GRASS CLIPPINGS INTO THE STREET!
Town Ordinance: Title V Public Works, Chapter 50 Sewers, Section 32 Prohibited Discharges).

DO NOT put yard waste in Ray’s carts, they are to be used for household garbage only.  Ray’s will not service carts containing yard waste.

Tree limbs and brush must be placed in a pile at the edge of your property not in the streets.  Keep all items away from the storm sewers.  The town WILL NOT pick up items if a property owner contracts to pay someone to trim or remove trees.  The contractor is responsible for disposing of all items.  If items are left for the Town to remove, homeowners will be charged an hourly fee for labor and equipment.

YARD WASTE INFORMATION FLYER

In Town Residential LEAF REMOVAL Services

Effective OCTOBER 2019

During the months of October – December  the Street Department will pick up leaves all day on MONDAYS and FRIDAY mornings.

In the event of inclement weather or holiday, leaves will be picked up the following business day.

Keep brush or other yard waste separate from leaf piles. As a reminder, we will continue to collect limbs and other yard waste all day on Mondays and Friday mornings. HOWEVER, AS NOTED, KEEP BRUSH OR OTHER YARD WASTE SEPARATE FROM LEAF PILES. 

Yard waste and grass clippings must remain being placed in bags weighing no more than 25 pounds.  Bags containing yard waste and garbage together WILL NOT be picked up. Keep all items away from the storm sewers and other utilities.

 

 

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