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Fall Leaf Collection

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Overview

The City of Longmont offers residents FREE curbside collection of bagged leaves each fall. Know the rules, tips and schedule to be ready!

Rules

  • Leaves must be bagged (paper or plastic)
  • All bags must be out before 7 am on the MONDAY of your scheduled collection week
  • Place bags in front of your house by the curb – AKA “curbside”
    • Bags on private property or in alleys will not be collected

Tips

  • Pick-up free leaf bags at the Waste Diversion Center (140 Martin Street) beginning Oct. 16 while supplies last
  • Only one pass will be made through each neighborhood, so be sure to have leaves out before 7am on the Monday of your collection week
    • any leaf bags put out after the collection day will not be collected by the City and will be the responsibility of the homeowner
  • For those that miss the curbside collection or prefer to dispose of leaves on their own schedule, the Waste Diversion Center accepts yard-waste all year

2017 Collection Schedule

IF YOUR TRASH DAY IS:  YOUR LEAF COLLECTION WEEK IS: 
 Monday  Place leaf bags curbside before Monday, November 6
 Tuesday  Place leaf bags curbside before Monday, November 13
 Wednesday  Place leaf bags curbside before Monday, November 20
 Thursday  Place leaf bags curbside before Monday, November 27

 

 


 

Fall Street Sweeping Operations

In addition to the Fall Leaf Collection conducted by Trash and Recycling, the City's Street Maintenance team conducts a citywide street sweep each fall. Leaf sweeping typically requires more than one trip through an area. Once an area is deemed complete, any additional sweeping will be on an as needed basis once the citywide sweep is finished.

Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • At what frequency do we sweep streets? Is it different for certain areas?

  • Do we use contractors for the Street Sweeping Program?

  • How can I help street sweepers?

  • How can I request that a specific street be swept?

  • How do we deploy our street sweepers?

  • How do we schedule street sweeping to avoid trash/recycling collection and road construction?

  • What are the focus areas for the Street Sweeping Program?

  • What are the regular hours of service for street sweeping?

  • What’s the purpose of the Street Sweeping Program?

  • When are you going to sweep my street?

  • Why are there dump trucks parked around my house?

  • Why wasn't sweeping completed in front of my home?

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