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Fall Leaf Collection Program 2016


Please see this page in Fall of 2017 for updated information.

  04/25/2017 We anticipate leaf pick up for Fall 2017 will not start before the last week of October.  Information will be posted in advance.

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Reminder: Information on this page applies only to those addresses/residents within the City of Kalamazoo municipal boundary.  Please check your township website or local office if you are located in any of the surrounding townships.

Fall Leaf Pick-Up begins on Monday, October 31, 2016. 

This service is based on weather demands as the crews who remove leaves also plow snow.

Leaves need to be out by 7 a.m. on the Monday for your designated area. Reports of misses will not be taken until the crews have made a complete sweep through each section. This best utilizes crew’s time and efforts, and ensures the most productivity.

Residents should avoid placing leaves near mail boxes, utility poles and landscaped areas.

Residents must separate leaves from brush (branches or twigs).

Anything other than leaves or bags weighing more than 50 lbs. will NOT be taken.

There will be no pick-ups on Friday, November 11; Thursday, November 24; and Friday, November 25.

There are two scheduled pick-up dates for each area. However, depending on the weather, the second pick-up may not take place. Residents whose leaves are not taken need to store them until April 2017 (when the Spring Clean-up takes place) or take them to a private, fee-based drop-off site.

To view the pick up dates for your street please refer to the Fall Leaf Collection Street List