Leaves in plastic bags will not be collected. All yard waste is transported to a composting facility and plastic bags cannot be collected as they contaminate the load.
Rake or blow loose leaves to the curb for November pick-up (weather permitting).
You may also place leaves in paper Kraft bags, which are collected weekly from the tree lawn.
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Brush, tree, and hedge trimmings must be cut and tied into bundles no larger than four feet in length and two feet in diameter.
Large piles of loose brush will only be collected by special request and will be subject to a fee. Call the Public Works Department at 216-691-7300 to make arrangements for collection.
Loose leaves that are raked or blown to the tree lawn will be collected in November and April (weather permitting).
All other times, leaves must be placed in paper Kraft bags and placed on the tree lawn for pick-up on your regular refuse /recycling collection day.
Kraft bags can be purchased from home improvement stores.