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


Clean up week is held twice a year, once in the fall and once in the spring. This program is for Romeoville Residents only. Garbage pick-up will be on your regular scheduled day with unlimited pick-up of large items. 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).