Residential Yard Debris Service

If It Grows, It Goes!

For our city customers, yard debris curbside recycling is a yearly subscription service for only $4.90 per month.

What is Yard Debris?

Grass clippings, brush, weeds, pine needles, plant prunings, branches no larger than 2” in diameter and 36” in length.

Raw fruit & vegetable scraps are also acceptable such as apple cores, banana peels, potato skins, zucchini, pumpkins, coffee grounds & filters, tea bags, etc.

How does it work?

Keep yard debris loose in roll cart, do not compact.  There is a 200 lb. cart limit for yard debris carts.

Collection will occur every other week on the same day your garbage is collected. Place your cart at the curb by 6:00 a.m. or the night before.

Unacceptable materials include:

Rocks, sod, dirt, garbage, plastic bags of any kind, plastic wrap, plastic containers, produce stickers, processed or cooked fruits or vegetables, animal product, food ware (paper plates, plastic cups/utensils), hoses, rakes, or other gardening tools.

The weight limits on our carts are as follows:

95-gallon roll cart 200 lbs

Please contact our customer service department for additional information regarding this subscription service.

Register for Service Online

Bend Garbage and Recycling Service Area: Generally north of Newport, Greenwood and Highway 20 E, including Saddleback, Tumalo, Whispering Pines, Boonesborough, Cimmaron City and Alfalfa.