Yard Waste Program

Yard waste is collected weekly starting April 19th through November 26th, 2021 on the same collection day as your garbage and recycling.

  • Must be placed in biodegradable Kraft-type paper bags or rigid cans (maximum 32 gallons and 50 pounds) for collection. Yard waste placed in plastic bags will not be collected.
  • Limit 6 bags or cans per week for paid seasonal program through Waste Management. Any additional bags or cans must have 1 sticker attached properly to each can or bag.
  • Residents do not have to be signed up for the seasonal program. They may purchase stickers through Waste Management, or stickers may also be purchased at Ace Hardware - 4806 Grand Avenue, Jewel - 6509 Grand Avenue, or Ace Hardware - 3232 N Lewis in Waukegan. One sticker must be properly attached to each can or bag.