New Fall Leaf Collection Policy: Fall leaf collection begins October 11, 2016. All leaves must be placed in biodegradable paper bags or open containers weighing no more than 75 lbs. for collection. LOOSE LEAVES WILL NOT BE PICKED UP.
Fall Leaf Collection begins October 11, 2016
This year, collection will be by zone as follows:
Monday: North side of Quaker Ridge Road to Scarsdale border.
Tuesday: North side of Eastchester Road, Beechmont Drive and Barnard Road, to the south side of Quaker Ridge Road.
Wednesday: North side of Metro North Railroad to the south side of Eastchester Road, Beechmont Drive and Barnard Road
Thursday: South of Metro North Railroad
If a holiday occurs on any of the scheduled pickup days, Friday is the alternate pickup day.
There will be no collection Thanksgiving week.
Yard waste collection concludes October 28. Do NOT mix yard waste with leaves.
Leaf Collection Do's and Don'ts
-Place leaves in brown recycling bags for pickup OR mulch mow your lawn.
For information on mulch mowing, visit the "Love 'Em and Leave 'Em" website
-Put leaves in plastic bags
-Pile loose leaves at the curb.
LOOSE LEAVES WILL NOT BE PICKED UP AND MAY RESULT IN FINES FOR THE PROPERTY OWNER
Leaf blowers are permitted from October 1 through May 31, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Leaf Removal Hotline
During Leaf Collection Season:
24 hour hotline (914) 654-6510 ; or 235-4029 Monday-Friday from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Additional Leaf Removal information can be found on Cable Channel 75 and Verizon FIOS Channel 28.