Use twine or rope to tie the wooden packages. Do not use nylon thread, tape, or other binding material. Create a website account: manage notification subscriptions, save form progress, and more. Bulk pickups are limited to 3 items.
AUTOMATED SERVICE REMINDERS WITH THE SIDE ARM Bulk garbage collections are only available by appointment. Residents who choose to use this service should use our online scheduling tool or contact the DPW office to schedule a pickup. The collections are limited to 2 or 3 items. The size of the items will affect the quantity allowed for collection.
Please note that there is a high demand for pick-up appointments, with limited places per week, so we ask for your patience to schedule your appointment for the earliest available date. A list of acceptable electronic waste can be found here. The city encourages leaf quilting. Packaged or contained leaves (not exceeding 50 pounds) will be collected weekly during the fall leaf collection program.
The city no longer collects piles of leaves. Bulk metal trucks are only available by appointment. See the Lele page for more information on the benefits of quilting. A full description of garden waste establishment requirements can be found on the Department of Sanitation's online resource page on Leaves and Garden Waste.