Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: February 24, 2022
As part of the contract between the Village of Westmont and Waste Management, there will be free leaf collection during the second full week of April. Starting Monday, April 11, and running through Friday, April 15, residents can put out unlimited kraft paper bags of leaves free of charge next to their garbage on their scheduled garbage pickup day. Only kraft paper yard waste bags can be used for this free program. Each bag should weigh under 50 pounds.
This special free leaf collection is for leaves only - grass clippings and other yard waste must be put in separate kraft bags and have a yard waste sticker placed on each bag or container. Yard waste stickers can be purchased at Village Hall, 31 W. Quincy Street; Bales Ace Hardware, 20 E. Quincy Street; Mariano’s, 150 W. 63rd Street; and Jewel-Osco, Cass & Ogden and 55th & Holmes in Clarendon Hills.
NOTE: Westmont does not have a curbside leaf pickup program. Leaves raked into the street will NOT be collected and are subject to a fine.
YARD WASTE PROGRAMThe Village of Westmont offers a yard waste collection program that typically begins each April and ends in December. All yard waste requires a yard waste sticker for pickup. Please visit the village website to learn more about the Yard Waste Program.
BRUSH PICKUP PROGRAMThe Village of Westmont offers a free brush pickup program that typically begins each April and ends in December. Please visit the village website to learn more about this program and review specific requirements regarding the Brush Pickup Program.
For more information, please contact Waste Management directly at wm.com or 800-964-8988.