Spring 2014 Yard Waste Collection Information

Spring 2014 Yard Waste Collection

The City of Champaign 2014 Spring Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled and will start with the Orange Zone on Monday, March 31, 2014. Blue Zone collections will begin on Monday, April 7.

Collections will continue to alternate on subsequent weeks through April 25, 2014.

The collection is available to all residential properties within the City limits.

  • Materials must be in 30-gallon paper yard waste bags. NO PLASTIC BAGS OR CONTAINERS.
  • Twigs and branches may be bundled with non-metallic twine or placed in paper yard waste bags. Branches cannot be larger than 2 inches in diameter and 3 1/2 feet long. Bundles cannot be larger than 18 inches in diameter.
  • Materials must be placed within ten feet of the curb of a public street by 6 a.m. to ensure pickup on your scheduled day.
  • On heavier collection days, pickup may be later than normal or even the next day. If materials have not been collected by the day after the scheduled collection, please contact Republic Services at 217.384.2770.

For residents outside the City, or for materials not fitting the above requirements, landscape materials may be taken (for a fee) to the Landscape Recycling Center at 1210 E. University Avenue in Urbana (217.344.5323).


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Spring 2014 Yard Waste Flyer UPDATED4.1.14

The map reflects general City of Champaign boundaries only. For questions regarding specific City limits, please call Public Works at 217.403.4700.

This collection is available to all residential properties within the Champaign City limits. The area collection schedule will be:

ZoneCollection Days
Orange Zone
O-1Mondays: March 31 and April 14
O-2Tuesdays: April 1 and April 15
O-3Wednesdays: April 2 and April 16
O-4Thursdays: April 3 and April 17
O-5Fridays: April 4 and April 18
Blue Zone
B-1Mondays: April 7 and April 21
B-2Tuesdays: April 8 and April 22
B-3Wednesdays: April 9 and April 23
B-4Thursdays: April 10 and April 24
B-5Fridays: April 11 and April 25