The Town of Shrewsbury Department of Public Works provides Yard Waste Disposal through two separate means. 

  1. Curbside Collection through the Town's contracted Hauler
  2. Drop-off at the Highway Garage.

Please note, that dates and times are subject to change, and residents are strongly encouraged to sign up for Solid Waste, Newsflash alerts, https://shrewsburyma.gov/list.aspx for the most up-to-date scheduling.


FALL 2022 Leaves and Yard Waste Collection Guidelines

Curbside Collections of Yard Waste are scheduled for the following weeks:

  1. November 14 - 18, 2022
  2. November 21 - 26, 2022 (Note:  This is a Holiday week.  Thursday's collections will fall on Friday, and Friday's collections will fall on Saturday)
  • Yard waste must be in the 30-gallon paper lawn & leaf bags and lined up at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled collection day. NO PLASTIC BAGS
  • Branches will also be collected if:
    • They are no larger than 3" in diameter
    • Cut into 4-foot lengths
    • Securely tied into bundles

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