Yard Waste Collection Service

Spring 2022 Brush, Leaf and Yard Waste Collection

Public Works will be providing a brush, leaf and yard waste curbside collection service for residential properties on municipal roads again this Spring. 

Public Works Staff will be collecting brush, leaf and yard waste placed at the curb between: April 25 and May 13, 2022

Brush, leaf and yard waste: 

  • must be placed at the curb between April 25 & May 13 
  • will be collected by Town Staff from April 25 to May 13 
  • must be visible and accessible
  • must NOT impede pedestrian or vehicular traffic
  • must NOT be placed out for collection after May 13, 2022 as it will not be collected after this date
  • clean up after May 13 - material must be transported by the resident to the Public Works Yard during regular hours of operation (Wednesdays and Saturdays 8am-12 noon, April to November) 


  • must be piled neatly at the curb for chipping
  • should be piled with all ends laying in one direction (easy for handling & chipping)
  • no length limit – can be left as whole branches 
  • must be no larger than 10 inches in diameter 
  • tree stumps will not be collected                    
  • do not tie – no wire, string or rope 

Leaves and Yard Waste: 

  • must be bagged in paper bags 
  • plastic bags are not accepted
  • bags heavier than 40lbs will be rejected and tagged
  • must be at the curb neatly placed for collection

Spring yard clean up collection service ends on May 13, 2022 

Fall 2022 Brush, Leaf and Yard Waste Collection

Date to be announced.

For more information please contact: pwinfo@gananoque.ca or call 613-382-2149 X 1613