Yard waste is collected weekly starting April 3rd – December 1st on the same collection day as your garbage and recycling.
- Must be placed in biodegradable Kraft-type paper bags or rigid cans (maximum 32 gal. and 45 lbs.) 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 Ave., Jewel – 6509 Grand Ave., or Ace Hardware – 3232 N. Lewis in Waukegan. One sticker must be properly attached to each can or bag.