Yard Waste Services

Service Details:
  • A maximum collection of ten paper biodegradable bags (no plastic bags) or 32-gallon trash cans;
  • If trash cans are used for yard waste, they must be marked with a 2’x2’ red “X” (to distinguish them from trash cans) and placed as close to the roadway as possible or they will not be collected;
  • Bags or cans of yard waste are not to exceed 50 lbs. in weight;
  • Sticks and twigs up to 4” diameter will be collected in 2’x4’ bundles tied with twine;
  • Collected weekly on Wednesday; during the months of April thru December.

To sign up for service, simply call Republic Services’ customer service department at 618-656-6883.  Yard Waste service is a minimum 3-month commitment, billed quarterly at a cost per quarter.

Public Works Yard Waste Drop Off:

Saturday, June 4th, 2022
Saturday, July 2nd, 2022
Saturday, October 1st, 2022
Saturday, November 5th, 2022
Saturday, November 19th, 2022
Saturday, December 3rd, 2022

This includes grass clippings, leaves, sticks and twigs.

Yard waste maybe brought by residents (in yard waste bags) to the Public Works Facility located at 153 N. Main Street, Glen Carbon, IL  62034.