The City of Harrisonburg collects bulk and yard debris/leaves twice a month. These pickup days will be determined by your regular trash day. Residents may set out a maximum of ten yard debris items and a maximum of five bulk items on their scheduled day.
What day is my yard debris/bulk collection day?
|My regular trash day is on ...||Then my yard debris and bulk pick up day is:|
|Monday or Thursday:||1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month|
|Tuesday or Friday:||2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month|
|If there is a 5th Wednesday of the month, there are no pickups.|
Accepted bulk items include:
Furniture, appliances, or large items not taken on you normal trash day.
Latex paint must be completely dried out. (Note: Oil-based paints are not accepted for Yard Debris and Bulk Collection, but can be brought to Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days for proper disposal.)
Instructions for Yard Debris:
Yard debris/leaves must be in biodegradable bags, loose in a dump-able container, or bundled and tied with string.
Please call 540-434-5928 if you have any questions.
Yard Debris Container Rental
The City offers use (for a fee) of a 10 yard roll-off container to be used only for yard debris removal. Applicants must meet all requirements on the application.
Please call 540-434-5928 for more information.
Each year in the fall, the City assists the citizens with the disposal of leaves through an annual collection program. Leaves are vacuumed up Monday – Friday for six weeks excluding Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays. Before and after these assigned weeks, place your leaves in a biodegradable bag or 35 gallon container with no liner for assigned Wednesday pickup. More details.