Yard Waste Collection Resumes 04/06/2020

Press Release

Release Date:  March 11, 2020

To:  All Users
From:  Streets and Solid Waste Department
RE:  Yard Waste Collection Resumes on Monday, April 6, 2020

Beginning on Monday, April 6, 2020, the City of Clinton will resume yard waste collection (green carts) for the year.    

As a reminder –   

  • Yard waste carts are collected weekly on the same day of the week as the garbage cart and must be out by 7:00 am.
  • Yard waste includes:  leaves, grass clippings, tree trimmings, small branches, brush, weeds, and small shrubbery.
  • The following items are Not Acceptable in yard waste carts:  large tree limbs or stumps, sod (chunks of lawn with dirt attached), dirt, rock or gravel, any type of concrete material, and lawn decorations.  Plastic bags are also not acceptable in yard waste carts.
  • All material must fit inside of the cart with the lid closed.

For any further information regarding collections please refer to the Solid Waste Department’s page on the City of Clinton’s website:


You may also contact the Streets and Solid Waste Department with any questions at: