Green yard waste carts will be delivered to all Lakeland refuse collection customer starting Monday, November 2, 2009. The yard waste cart will expedite recycling of yard waste material.
The green yard waste carts are for yard debris only so it can be recycled. Yard waste includes leaves, grass, tree limbs etc. Only yard debris (no trash etc.) should be placed in the yard waste carts.
NOTE: The schedule for pickup of yard waste carts is on a different schedule than the regular carts and recycling and will be Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Customers with Monday pickup will have the yard waste cart picked up Wednesdays, customers with Tuesday pickup will have yard waste carts picked up Thursday, and customers with Wednesday pickup will have their yard waste cart picked up on Friday.
This schedule is for the yard waste carts only, the current pickup schedule continues as usual for refuse carts and recycling.