Yard Waste

2020 Dates

Monthly curbside collection of yard waste takes place on the following dates on your regular trash and recycling day.

  • April 6 – 9  &  April 13 – 16
  • May 11 – 14
  • June 15 – 18
  • July 13 – 16
  • August 10 – 13
  • September 14 – 17
  • October 12 – 15

Yard waste must be on the curb by 6 a.m. the day of your regular solid waste collection. A $2 sticker will be required for each bag, container and bundle.

  • Included: Contained leaves, grass clippings, garden debris, brush and shrubbery. No litter allowed.
  • How: Use paper yard waste bags, or clean trash containers for leaves, grass clippings and garden debris (<39 gallons and <60 pounds). Plastic bags of any type will not be collected. All brush and shrubbery should be no larger than 4’ long by 4” in diameter and bundled to 4’x2’.
  • Where: Set yard waste 3 feet away from your regular trash on the curb.

Purchase Stickers
(Updated April 21, 2020, due to COVID-19)

Yard waste stickers are available at the following locations:

  •  Ace Hardware (both locations)
  • Walgreens (All three locations)
  • Woodman’s

We are also offering a contact-less purchase opportunity for those unable to purchase the yard waste stickers in person at the above locations. Stickers will be available for purchase by credit/debit card over the phone by calling the Clerk-Treasurer’s office at 608-364-6663 or Public Works at 608-364-2929. Upon completion of the purchase, the yard waste stickers will be mailed to you.

Free Fall Yard Waste Collection

  • When: November 2-19, 2020, on your regular solid waste collection day.
  • What: Contained leaves, grass clippings, and garden debris.
  • What’s not included: Brush, shrubbery and litter*; leaf vacuuming.
  • How: Use paper yard waste bags, or clean trash containers (≤39 gallons and <60 pounds). Plastic bags of any type will not be collected.
  • Where: Set yard waste 3 feet away from your regular trash on the curb.

November Brush and Shrubbery Collection (Stickers Required)

  • What: All brush and shrubbery should be no larger than 4’ long and/or 4” in diameter and must be bundled or tied.
  • Cost: Each bundle must include a $2 sticker and should be no larger than 4’x2’.
  • Where: Set bundles 3 feet away from your regular trash on the curb.
  • When: November 2-19, 2020, on your regular solid waste collection day.
  • Purchasing Stickers: Stickers are for sale at Woodman’s, Ace Hardware (both Beloit locations) and Walgreens (all three Beloit locations), as well as contact-less pickup by calling (608) 364-2929 or (608) 364-6663.

Leaf Vacuuming Information

Don’t want the hassle of getting your leaves into containers? Just rake or blow the leaves to the terrace and we will take care of the rest.

  • When: November 2-20, 2020
  • Cost: $125 for the 2020 season (one subscription per address)
  • Sign up: Complete the subscription form below and enclose a check or money order in the amount of $125, made payable to the City of Beloit and mail to the City of Beloit Department of Public Works Attention: Leaf Vacuum Program. You may also subscribe and pay over the phone by contacting (608) 364-2929.
  • PLEASE NOTE: The City of Beloit is not responsible for the timeliness in which leaves fall from the trees or weather related cancellation of the Leaf Vacuum Program. No refunds will be issued on this program, no spring service will be offered.

Download the Leaf Vacuuming Packet


OTHER YARD WASTE DISPOSAL OPTIONS

Complete Compost LLC

1105 E LT Townline Rd
Janesville, WI 53546
(262) 725-2500

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Saturday
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Fees do apply