Yard Waste & Brush PickupSeparate collections for brush and yard waste take place in mainland Loyalist Township every spring and fall.
Yard Waste Pickup - 2017
Yard waste will be picked up Monday, May 8 and Monday, November 13, 2017
- Yard waste must be bagged using paper bags only
- Must be at the curb by 7:00 am
- Brush is not included
"Yard Waste" is anything that is, or once was, growing in your yard. Examples include grass clippings, leaves, flowers, hedge trimmings.
"Yard Waste" does not include food wastes, pet feces, soil, rocks, or any non-organic debris you may rake up from your lawn.
Kraft Paper Bags Only It is important that yard waste not be put in plastic bags of any type. Note that many plastic bags are marked "biodegradable" or "suitable for municipal yard waste"", but they are not acceptable for Loyalist's program. Yard waste placed in plastic bags of any kind will be left at the curb.
Brush Pickup - 2017
Brush Pickup will be Tuesday, April 18 and Monday, October 16, 2017
Brush must be at the curb no later than 7:00 am on the first day of the program.
- Branches no larger than 6 feet in length and 4 inches in diameter.
- Smaller branches must be bundled.
- One ½ ton truck load allowed per household.
Brush pick-up is not available to residents on Amherst Island.
Both brush and yard waste can be dropped off at Kingston Area Recycling Corporation, 196 Lappan’s Lane, Kingston. This is free of charge to Loyalist residents and it is open year round. Please visit KARC’s website for additional information.