Press Release, Contact: Jim Leydon, Communications Director
Yard Waste Collection to Begin April 7th
March 30, 2015 -Springfield, MA- The Department of Public Works will start spring yard waste collection on Tuesday April 7, 2015. The Solid Waste Division reminds residents to place yard waste curbside on their recycling day.
Paper leaf bag bags should be thirty (30) gallon capacity; Bags and containers should not weigh more than 40 lbs. The City of Springfield cannot collect yard waste in plastic bags.
Hedge clippings, garden waste, as well as twigs and brush should not be longer than two (2) feet in length and one-half (1/2) inch in diameter and should be loosely bundled together.
For additional information on collection days residents can call 3-1-1 or (413) 736-3111.