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Yard Waste Collection

Trash collectors picking up yard waste items

Yardwaste is collected by request only.   

Residents should call 311 to request a yard waste pickup. 
 

Items that should not be included

Tree limbs and stumps, dirt, stones, rocks, broken concrete, and broken pottery flower pots.

How You Can Help

  • Yard waste is bagged leaves, grass clippings, weeds, bulbs, twigs, pine cones and uprooted plants. Bundles of branches and limbs should be tied into four-foot lengths.
  • Once-a-week trash/recycling customers should put bagged and bundled yard waste where your trash is collected at the same time the trash container is placed.
  • Twice-a-week trash/recycling customers should put their yard waste out with the trash on their second collection day.
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(202) 737-4404
Contact Fax: 
(202) 671-0642
Contact TTY: 
(202) 673-6833
Office Hours: 
Monday to Friday 8:15 am - 4:45 pm
Service Location: 

2235 Shannon Place SE, Suite 3040

GIS Address: 
2235 Shannon Place SE, Suite 3040
City: 
Washington
State: 
DC
Zip: 
20020