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2017 Fall Leaf & Yard Waste Collection

Thursday September 14th, 2017

Beginning Tuesday, October 10th, the Township of North Huron will begin it’s annual fall collection of leaves and yard waste.

Collection will be completed on the following dates:

Tuesday October 10
Monday October 23
Monday November 13

Acceptable Materials

Unacceptable Materials

Grass, plant material (soil removed), leaves, branches and twigs placed in paper organic yard waste bag weighing less than 20.5 kg (45 lbs).

Any leaf and yard waste material set out in a plastic bag weighing more than 20.5 kg (45 lbs.).


Branches, twigs and cuttings that are tied in secure bundles that are less than 1.5 m. (5 ft.) in length and 0.6 m. (2 ft.) in diameter.

Any leaf and yard waste material contaminated with household waste or non-leaf and yard waste such as green bin organics.

Individual branches that are less than 10 cm. (4 in.) in diameter.

Any bag that contains sod, soil, rocks, stumps, root balls or stones.

All Material should be placed at the curb in paper organic yard waste bags before 7:00 a.m. on the collection date.

Any yard waste left at the curb after the Final pickup date will be subject to a minimum charge of $50.00 for pickup.

In addition to the curbside collection leaves and yard waste may also be dropped off free of charge to the following locations:

  • Wingham Depo Site which is located at 441 Josephine Street
  • Blyth Depo Site which is located at 177 North Street
  • Wingham Landfill which is located at 39601 Reid Road during regular operating hours.

Space provided through a partnership between

Industry and Ontario Municipalities to support waste diversion programs.