The Town of Brookhaven has 20 curbside yard waste pick-up weeks designated each year. View our yard waste schedule (PDF). The carter will make only one pass through each area during the week, Monday through Saturday. No grass clippings.
|Acceptable Materials||How to Prepare Materials|
|Brush, Twigs, Small Branches (up to 6 inch diameter), Wood Chips, Hedge Clippings, Holiday Trees (No bagged, artificial or decorated trees)|
|Leaves, Acorns, Weeds, Hay Mulch, Thatch, Pine Cones/Needles, Non-woody Plants|
Brush or Leaves
These items can be brought to the Landfill at no fee. Materials must be brought in non-commercial cars with single-axle trailers, pick-ups, or vans.
Not Acceptable for Yard Waste Collection
- Brush protruding above the rim of a 32 gallon container
- Large branches (over 6 inch diameter), logs or stumps
- Loose brush or leaves, dirt, sand and grass
No Logs, Large Branches, or Trees
These items can be brought to the Landfill at no fee. Materials must be brought in non-commercial cars with single-axle trailers, pick-ups, or vans. You must use your personal pick-up, van or car.
No Grass Clippings
Under the Town’s “Don’t Bag It” policy, grass clippings are never collected. To dispose of bagged grass, please bring to the Manorville Compost Facility during their hours of operation for free.