Do some spring cleaning in your yard

Gather up those leaves, twigs and garden prunings, it’s almost yard waste season. The annual full season yard waste subscription service will be available April 15 to November 30. Subscribers will be billed $81.09 on their utility bills. If you are currently subscribed with full-season service and would like to discontinue the service, contact our office before April 15 to cancel and avoid charges. 

Residents may also pay $4.08 per bag for on-call services. For on-call yard waste service, visit the Utility Billing office, 1800 West Old Shakopee Road, to purchase stickers. Residents must adhere one sticker to each on-call bag. To schedule an on-call collection, contact our billing office at least 48 hours prior to your collection day. The hauler will collect yard waste materials on your garbage day. 

Haulers pick up yard waste weekly. Yard waste includes all garden waste, grass clippings, leaves, weeds, soft garden materials, shrub and tree waste, prunings and wood chips. Remember: twigs and branches must be approximately three feet in length and no more than three inches in diameter. Place in compostable bags, containers, or on the ground tied in bundles. Bags and bundles should not be heavier than 40 – 50 lbs. Questions? Contact Utility Billing at or call 952-563-8726.