City of Pekin, IL

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Yard Waste Pickup Begins April 1st


YARD WASTE PICKUP

DATE: APRIL 1, 2022 – DECEMBER 16, 2022

YARDWASTE MUST BE PLACED AT THE CURB BY 6AM THE DAY OF YOUR GARBAGE PICKUP OR THE NIGHT BEFORE.

 IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • YARDWASTE CANS CAN BE NO LARGER THAN 35 GALLONS, UNLESS THEY ARE TRUCK FRIENDLY WITH THE DUMP BAR IN FRONT. MUST HAVE YARDWASTE STICKER VISUAL ON CAN.
  • PAPER BAGS & CANS MUST NOT EXCEED 50 POUNDS
  • BRANCHES MUST NOT EXCEED 5’ IN LENGTH AND MUST BE BUNDLED WITH TWINE OR ROPE 
WHAT WE TAKE:

  • GRASS CLIPPINGS
  • LEAVES
  • MULCH
  • STICKS & BRANCHES




WHAT WE DON’T TAKE:

  • PLASTIC BAGS
  • ANIMAL WASTE
  • LANDSCAPE TIMBERS
  • ROCK, DIRT, OR BRICK
  • ENTIRE TREES
  • SOD


     
 
**CHRISTMAS TREES WILL BE TAKEN WITH REGULAR GARBAGE**