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Posted on: September 15, 2021

2021 Leaf Pick-up Schedule and Map

2021 Leaf Pick-up Map

The City of Athens announces 2021 loose leaf pick-up schedule beginning the week of October 11, 2021.

Area #1 includes the Northside, Near Eastside, and Far Eastside Neighborhoods. Pick up in these neighborhoods will be from:

  • October 11-15
  • November 1-5
  • November 22-24

Area #2 includes the Westside, Highland/Congress Area, University Estates and Uptown Neighborhoods. Pick up in these neighborhoods will be from:

  • October 18-22
  • November 8-12
  • November 29-December 3

Area #3 includes the Southside, Old Coach, and Blackburn Hills Neighborhoods. Pick up in these neighborhoods will be from:

  • October 25-29
  • November 15-19
  • December 6-10

 Bagged leaf pick-up will continue through the City's yard waste program. There is a $1.50 charge per bag. Call 740-592-3343 and leave a message for pick-ups. 

Holiday tree pick-up will take place between December 27th, 2021 through January 28th, 2022. Pick-up requests can be made through the Engineering and Public Works Office at 740-593-7636.