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Posted on: March 3, 2022

Yard Waste Pick-up Offered

Yard waste bags sit on the curb ready for pick-up.

LRS will resume seasonal collection of landscape waste on regularly scheduled pickup days beginning April 1st.

Residents are reminded of general guidelines:

  • Landscape waste must be placed in approved biodegradable landscape waste bags or open garbage cans not larger than 32-gallon capacity - no plastic bags or boxes.
  • LRS also offers Yard Waste carts for an additional, small monthly fee.  Please call (815) 770-7550 to request a Yard Waste cart.
  • Brush must be cut to 4-foot lengths and bundled with string or baler’s twine, (no wire or plastic rope) not to exceed 50 pounds.

Questions may be directed to the Public Works Operations Division at 815-748-2040.   


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