Phone: 319-653-6584
Fax: 319-653-5273

Yard Waste

Leaf Vacuum Pick Up

mid-Oct. – mid Nov.

starting in the NW quadrant of the City moving in a counter clockwise direction

Brown recyclable yard waste bags can be purchased at City Hall, Ace-N-More, Fareway and Hy-Vee for $1.00 each. You must purchase the bags with the City’s logo or it will not get picked up.

Yard waste is picked up by the Maintenance and Construction department on Tuesdays and Thursdays seasonally (approx. April – October).

Yard waste pick up day corresponds with your garbage day:

  • Monday and Tuesday garbage days are picked up on Tuesday.
  • Wednesday and Thursday garbage days are picked up on Thursday.

Yard waste can also be taken to the compost area located at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Residents may place leaves in the terrace area between the sidewalk and the street. Please do not place leaves in the street as this creates drainage and traffic hazards. Questions or comments can be directed to the Maintenance and Construction Dept at 319-653-2947.