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Yard Waste

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Yard waste will be collected on the same day as your recyclables and trash.

Use your own standard trash containers (no larger than 40 gallons, maximum weight of 60 pounds)

Rent a green 64 or 96-gallon cart from Republic Services at (619) 421-9400.

Brush and branches should be bundled. Tie material (with string or twine only) into bundles no more than 4 feet in length, 18 inches in diameter and weigh 35 pounds or less.

Please remember to keep your carts or bundles at least 1 1/2 feet away from your recycling and trash containers or any other obstructions for automated collection.




  • Tree, brush and grass clippings
  • Unpainted wood
  • Produce, including Halloween Pumpkins
  • Farm manure (i.e. horse, chicken, rabbit)
  • Straw or sawdust


  • Plastic bags
  • Pet waste
  • Trash
  • Hazardous waste
  • Nursery pots
  • Nails, rocks, dirt, concrete, or asphalt
  • Painted wood or chemically-treated wood


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