Yard waste drop-off sites ready to re-open

Mar 22, 2013

Credit City of Cincinnati

Now that spring is here, yard work is certain to follow.

The Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District’s free yard trimmings drop-off sites re-open Saturday, March 23.

You must be a county resident and bring proof such as a driver’s license or utility bill.

Locations:
East:      Bzak Landscaping, 3295 Turpin Lane (off Rt. 32) in Anderson Township
                 (Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. — 5 p.m. in addition to hours listed below)
West:    Kuliga Park, 6717 Bridgetown Road in Green Township
North:   Rumpke Sanitary Landfill, 3800 Struble Road (and Colerain Avenue) in Colerain Township

Hours:

All sites will be open March 23 – November 24, 2013, on Saturdays and Sundays, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All sites will be closed on Sunday, March 31. The East location’s (Bzak Landscaping) weekday collection will be closed on May 27, July 4 and September 2.

Guidelines:

  • Landscapers and commercial establishments are NOT eligible to participate in this program.                                    
  • Hamilton County residents only.
  • No large trailers or trucks larger than pickups.
  • Cut brush and tree branches into lengths of 4 feet or less—must not exceed 1 foot in diameter.
  • Bundle brush and tree branches with a material such as twine—must not be heavier than 50 pounds.
  • Bring yard trimmings to the locations in containers or bags—brown paper bags preferred.
  • Containers and plastic bags will be returned.
  • No pallets, boards, nails, fence or wire accepted.
  • No bricks, stones or soil accepted.
  • All children must stay inside vehicles.

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