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Yard Waste Collection Begins Monday, April 1, 2019

Leesburg residents will have yard waste collected every Monday through November.

Post Date:03/28/2019 12:00 PM
Yard WasteLeesburg, VA (March 28, 2019) – Beginning Monday, April 1, yard waste collections will resume for those living within the corporate limits of the Town of Leesburg, every Monday, by Patriot Disposal Services. A maximum of 10 bags (or 10 properly marked trash cans) will be picked up at each residents home per week. No exceptions.

Yard waste is limited to grass clippings, leaves, weeds and small twigs and must be placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on the day of collection, in biodegradable paper bags or in cans clearly marked as yard waste. The Town of Leesburg will provide residents with free “Yard Waste” stickers for this purpose. Residents can request stickers by calling 703-771-2790 or emailing  Stickers are also available from the receptionist at Town Hall (25 West Market Street).  

The following additional restrictions apply to yard waste:

• No plastic bags or boxes.
• Do not mix yard waste with trash or recycling.
• No dirt, mulch, root balls, rocks or sod.

For more information, please visit the Town of Leesburg website at

Media Contact:

Leah Kosin
Public Information Assistant

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