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Yard Material Banned From Landfills
Note that yard material is banned from the landfill by state law and city ordinance. This means yard materials may not be placed into your trash or recycling carts for garbage or recycling disposal.
The only exception to this are harmful invasive species (such as garlic mustard) which may be placed in the trash.
Environmentally Sustainable Alternatives
The City encourages all residents to do home composting and mulching of leaves and yard waste at home. This is a great solution for yard waste and also food scraps to keep them out of the trash waste stream.