Yard Waste

yard waste

Summer 2019 Leaves & Grass Drop-OFF dates

There are 2 remaining opportunities for the drop-off of leaves & grass ONLY at the Municipal Garage, 211 South Street on the below designated Saturdays:

Saturday, June 8 - COMPLETED 
Saturday, July 13 - COMPLETED
Saturday, August 10 - COMPLETED
Saturday, September 14

Hours of operation are from 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM.


  • No brush allowed
  • Please do not leave any yard waste when the garage is closed. 
  • Please be prepared to show proof of residency. 


If you have branches, limbs, or stumps, you will have to secure a licensed contractor for the proper removal of wood.The Town of Shrewsbury is Asian Long-horned Beetle (ALB) zoned, so the handling of wood must be taken with extreme care. View a list of ALB Licensed Contractors (PDF)who can properly dispose of wood.Please visit Don't Move Firewood, it Bugs me website for more information.

Fall 2019 Yard Waste Collection Schedule

Waste Management will collect yard waste the following weeks:

October 14th - October 19th 

October 28th - November 1st 

November 11th - November 15th 

November 25th - November 30th 

The hauler will collect twigs and small branches that are tied in bundles.

Christmas Tree Collection

Waste Management will collect Christmas Trees at the curb the following weeks:

January 6th - January 10th

January 13th - January 17th

Please visit the Recycling Calendar for more Yard Waste collection dates.