Yard Waste

Branches will be picked up on the same day as your regular garbage service (April 1st - Nov. 29th). 

  • All yard waste is picked up by Waste Management. Yard waste and branches will be picked up on the same day as your regular garbage. 
  • All yard waste and branches must be placed at the curb in accordance with regular trash regulations.
  • Brush and branches must measure less than three inches in diameter.
  • Branches must be bundled with string or twine, lengths 4’ or less, branches of 3” diameter or less, bundle total weight of 50 lbs. or less. 
  • As of June 1, 2019, the chipper service will no longer be available, therefore all branches must meet Waste Management’s guidelines.
  • Chipper service is only available for two weeks following a major storm event.
  • Residents are responsible for the disposal of any materials that do not conform to Waste Management’s guidelines. 
  • Seniors in need of financial assistance for tree removal should apply for funds through the Good Neighbor Fund.
  • Chipper service is available during the two Clean Up Weeks per year: once in the fall and once in the spring. Fall Clean Up Week is September 9-13, 2019.

Clean Up Week


This is a week to encourage Romeoville residents to tidy up their yards and homes with unlimited pick-up of large items. Clean up week is held twice a year, once in the fall and once in the spring. Garbage pick-up will be on your regular scheduled day. No tires, hazardous waste or construction materials will be taken. Please do not include regular garbage with your grass clippings. (Grass clippings must be in kraft- biodegradable bags or an approved container).