Office of Mayor William Peduto
Spring Yard Waste Curbside Collection On Saturday, May 14, 2016

The Department of Public Works Bureau of Environmental Services will be collecting yard debris from all residents in a special curbside collection on Saturday, May 14, 2016.

The following yard waste resources will be accepted during collection:

  • Leaves

  • Branches (4 inch diameter or less)

  • Brush

  • Grass

Bagged debris should be in paper bags weighing less than 35 pounds. Bundled debris should be bound with fiber twine or natural rope. Branch lengths should not exceed five feet.

Residents should place yard debris at curbside locations and recycling/refuse pick up spots before 6am on May 14.

Please Note: Crews will not collect plastic bags, metal, wire, rocks, blocks, bricks, soil, dirt, gravel, glass or plastic. Yard waste found not meeting collection guidelines will be left at the curb.

For more information, visit the Bureau of Environmental Services website.

Questions should be directed to the Bureau of Environmental Services: (412) 255-2773 or (412) 255-2631


Friday, May 6, 2016
Katie O'Malley
Communications Coordinator
Cell: (412) 925-1990

Environmental Services
Office: (412) 255-2773

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