Yard Waste Collection

Yard waste is material such as tree trimmings, shrubbery and other organic landscape vegetation. This does NOT include: trash, food waste, tree stumps, dirt and stones.

 

Please prepare your yard waste properly. Place yard waste in biodegradable brown paper bags, or bundle it in easy-to-handle bundles. Bundles must not exceed 4 feet in length, 6 inches in diameter, or 30 pounds in weight.

 

An unlimited amount of bags or bundles may be placed at the curb. They should be placed at the curb before 5 a.m. on collection day.

 

Yard waste is plastic bags will NOT be collected. Residents can pick up free yard waste bags at the following locations and times:

 

City Hall
120 N. Duke St.
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Treasury Office (inside Police Department)
39 W. Chestnut St.
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Streets Department
515 North Franklin Street
Monday – Friday
7 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

 

Recycling Drop Off Center
850 New Holland Ave.
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Contact Information

Report a missed pickup to the Solid Waste Hotline at:

 

Phone

(717) 291-4744

 

Email

swhotline@cityoflancasterpa.com