Solid Waste Services

Yard waste collection crews will operate this Saturday, February 15, and Solid Waste Services plans to divert resources to minimize the impact to residents. Preparation guidelines can be found at curbit.charlottenc.gov. Residents with questions or concerns are asked to call 311 or visit curbit.charlottenc.gov.Check out the infographic for yard waste preparation guidelines! It's as easy as 5,4,3,2,1!

  • 5-Tree limbs should be no longer than five feet in length.
  • 4-Limbs and loose debris should be no larger than four inches in diameter.
  • 3-Each yard waste pile should be no higher than three feet and separated by type: leaves, limbs and loose debris. Piles should also be three feet from other objects.
  • 2-Yard waste piles should be two feet apart from each other.
  • 1-When your yard waste is prepared properly it makes for one easy collection for Solid Waste collection staff!

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