2022 City of Lafayette Spring Cleanup

Acceptable materials include leaves, grass clippings, weeds, and bundled tree branches. Please use paper or compostable bags and set them out by 7am on your scheduled pickup day. 

Plastic bags will not be picked up. Branch bundles need to be no more than 18 inches in diameter, bound with twine or rope, and cut to four-foot or shorter lengths. 

Dates for Republic Services customers 

  • April 9: Republic customers south of Baseline Road and east of Hwy 287
  • April 16: Remainder of Republic customers 

Dates for residents NOT on the City’s Republic Services three cart waste program

This service is only for residents who do not have their waste serviced by Republic Services. 

  • April 26: Residents north of Baseline Road
  • May 3: Residents south of Baseline Road

Please note: the City's Public Works team takes about three days to pick up materials in your area, so keep materials out until they are picked up.

Republic Services Customers

Review Republic Services spring cleanup information for customers to participate in their curbside pick-up events.

Blue sky, sun, green grass with trees and green compost cart with white rake

Spring Cleanup Guidelines

Acceptable materials include leaves, grass clippings, weeds, flowers, and bundled tree branches

  • Place all items in the gutter area by 7am on the date of your pickup
  • Leave items out regardless of weather conditions
  • Use only paper or compostable bags 
    • Plastic bags will not be picked up
  • Branches must be four feet in length and no more than 18 inches in diameter and bundled with twine or rope
    • Stumps will not be picked up

Examples of items accepted and not accepted

Accepted item

Brown paper bags lined up

Not accepted item

Black plastic trash bags

Accepted item

Bundled branches tied up

Not accepted item

Loose tree branches in a pile

Accepted item

Compostable bags