Yard waste collection begins in North Smithfield

Yard waste collection begins in North Smithfield

NORTH SMITHFIELD - Beginning this Saturday, April 5, curbside yard waste collection begins in North Smithfield.

Residents can put grass clippings, leaves and small branches out at their curb. The weekly Saturday collection will continue throughout April and May. This collection will always be on a Saturday during the spring service; holidays will not postpone the collection.

Yard waste must be out no later than 6 a.m. on Saturday and in brown paper bags or directly in cans clearly marked yard waste. A maximum of eight bags or cans can be collected weekly. Do not put any yard waste in plastic bags or co-mingle with trash or stones. Small branches are accepted, but must be less than 2 inches in diameter, less than 3 feet in length and bundled.

For more information, call 401-767-2200, ext. 345.