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SPRING CLEANUP

SPRING CLEANUP CITY OF CALEDONIA

Spring cleanup 2019 is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 22 and end on Thursday, May 2.  A final sweep will be done on May 2 at 7:00 a.m., so residents must have their items set at the curbside by this time. Only acceptable materials will be collected.

Acceptable items include grass, vegetables, leaves, and other kinds of vegetation in its natural state.  These items should be placed by the curb in paper/biodegradable lawn and leaf bags–not garbage containers. Biodegradable paper leaf bags (30 gallon) are available at the local hardware store. The weight limit for each bag/box is 40 lbs. Leaves & grass MUST be put in the proper container or they will not be collected. Tree branches and brush will be accepted so long as they are cut into pieces not to exceed four feet in length and six inches in diameter and are tied into bundles with biodegradable string. The City will NOT collect materials which are not cut or bundled as described. Plastic bags will NOT be collected.

Examples of items which shall not be collected are dirt, rocks, concrete, furniture, dimension lumber, blacktop, and garbage.

During spring cleanup the City of Caledonia diseased tree disposal site will be open daily Monday – Friday from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. for City residents wishing to haul their materials to the tree site at their own convenience.

Questions concerning the cleanup may be directed to the City Clerk’s Office at 725-3450.

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