Yard Waste Disposal

Schenectady County Residents who hold a Facility Permit can dispose of yard waste, logs and stumps, and brush at no additional charge.

Acceptable Materials for Composting:

  • Yard Waste (loose): grass, leaves
  • Yard Waste (bagged): must be in biodegradable paper bags. NO plastic bags
  • Logs & Stumps: Free of soil and rocks
  • Brush: Any material exceeding 4 inches in diameter must be cut into 5-ft lengths

PLEASE NOTE:  Disposal of yard waste may be suspended under conditions of high winds, heavy rains, or snow.


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