Neighborhood Yard Debris Pickup

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works offers special Curbside Yard Debris Collection Days twice a year to promote environmentally-friendly disposal of your seasonal yard debris.

In 2018, the following items will be collected at curbside on Saturday, May 19 and on Saturday, November 17.

  • Leaves
  • Branches (4″ diameter or less)
  • Brush
  • Grass

Yard Debris Pickup Guidelines:

  • Items must be in paper bags weighing less than 35 pounds. 
  • Bundle all branches with fiber twine or natural rope in lengths of 5 feet or less.
  • Set items out at the curb at your regular collection spot before 6:00 am on the day of pickup.

Note: Yard waste that does not meet the collection guidelines will be left at the curb.