Leaf Collection Begins October 19th

Leaf collection within the city limits of Rising Sun begins Monday, October 19, 2015. The following rules apply:


v Leaves must be raked and piled into rows along street or curb.

v No garbage or large sticks are to be in the leaves.

v Piles must not be beside mailbox posts, signs or trees with low hanging branches that interfere with the swing arm.

v Leaves will be picked up on a street-to-street basis; homeowners do not need to call for leaf pick up.

v Residents who bag yard clippings and/or leaves are required to use biodegradable paper bags. These are available at Valley Supply, Tandy’s IGA, Walmart, Kroger, etc.


Chipping will stop during leaf season.

Small brush pickup will continue.

Final Dumpster: Nov. 7, 2015, 7 – 11 a.m.