Yard waste collection begins
The 2008 yard waste collection season began on March 17, and ends Dec. 19, for Peoria residents served by Waste Management.
Yard waste may be set out for collection in:
· Garbage cans marked “Yard waste only” which do not exceed 32 gallons in size or 50 lbs. in weight.
· Paper yard waste bags which do not exceed 50 lbs. in weight
· Bundles which do not exceed 5 feet in length or 50 lbs. in
Cans, bags, and bundles which exceed the size and weight limits will not be collected.
The only container larger than 32-gallon size, which will be collected
by Waste Management, is the 96-gallon wheeled toter rented from Waste Management.
The monthly rental fee is $2.50.
Questions about residential collection or toters should be directed to Waste Management at 694-6246.