YARD WASTE PICK-UP DATES

REPUBLIC SERVICES WILL PICK-UP YARD WASTE ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

FRIDAY – November 2, 2018

FRIDAY –November 16, 2018

FRIDAY – May 10, 2019

FRIDAY – May 24, 2019

PLACE ALL YARD WASTE IN OPEN  BARRELS OR YARD WASTE BAGS. TWIGS AND STICKS (LESS THAN 4 INCHES IN DIAMETER) MAY BE TIED AND BUNDLED.

YARD WASTE IN PLASTIC BAGS WILL NOT BE COLLECTED

 Special yard waste collection will take place four times per year. Look for dates in Neighbor-to-Neighbor, on The Tyngsborough Municipal Channel, on the Board of Health section of tyngsboroughma.gov, and on the Calendar section.

  • Leaves and grass clippings must be placed in compostable PAPER LEAF BAGS (available at local stores such as Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Market Basket, True Value Hardware stores, etc.), dry cardboard boxes or trash barrels. Boxes and barrels will be emptied and left at the curb.
  • Do NOT place yard waste in plastic bags!
  • Leaves and grass clippings in plastic bags or wet cardboard boxes will not be collected.
  • Flower and vegetable garden waste may also be included. Grass clippings may be included with leaves or may be bagged separately.
  • Pinecones, pine needles and small twigs that are raked up with leaves may be included.
  • Paper leaf bags do not need to be closed at the top, but please do not let them stand in puddles of water.