Yard Waste Collection and
Branch and Brush Collection

Yard Waste Collection
Yard and leaf waste collection e every Monday, April through November of each year.  Please follow the below regulations for yard and leaf waste collection, and contact the Village with any additional questions at 630-469-5000. 
  • A $2.40 green yard waste sticker is required on each container.
  • Yard waste can be contained in brown paper bags and/or unlined 33-gallon trash containers; no plastic bags.
  • Branch and brush can also be put out for this pick-up with a sticker.
  • Branch and brush should be in bags, containered or bundled with twine; each bag, container or bundle requires 1 yard waste sticker.
  • Branches must be no larger than 5 inches in diameter, 4 feet in length and 50 pounds in weight.
  • Yard waste must be out at the curb by 7 a.m. on the Monday collection day.
Yard Waste Stickers
Yard waste (and refuse) stickers can be purchased from the Cashier’s Office or the Police Department in the Civic Center, which is open 24 hours. Stickers are also sold at the locations shown below. All stickers cost $2.35 each.

Dominick’s – 880 Roosevelt Road (Baker Hill)
Jewel/Osco – 599 Roosevelt Road
Jewel/Osco - 2031 main Street, Wheaton
McChesney & Miller – 460 Crescent Boulevard
Len’s Ace Hardware – 485 Roosevelt Road

Leaf Stickers and Collection
Beginning with the new refuse contract on August 1, 2012, residents will have the option to purchase leaf stickers for $1.50.  These stickers may only be purchased and used during the months of October and November.  Additionally, residents must use a 33-gallon kraft paper bag with leaf stickers (reusable containers with leaf stickers will not be permitted).  Leaves can also continue to be disposed of with yard waste stickers as well. Leaf stickers can be purchased at any of the above locations.

Branch and Brush Collection

Brush & Branch collection occurs once a month starting in May and ending in October of each year. Collection BEGINS on the second Monday of the month for Hill Avenue and north of Hill Avenue.  Collection BEGINS on the third Monday of the month for homes located south of Hill Avenue. Branch and brush must be out at the curb by 7 a.m. on the Monday of the collection; However, please note that collection can typically take several days to complete throughout the Village (sometimes up to a week depending on amount of branch and brush placed at the curb).   Please follow the below regulations for branch and brush collection. If you have any additional questions, please contact the Village at 630-469-5000.

  • No stickers needed.
  • Branch and brush must be out at the curb by 7 a.m. on the Monday of collection.
  • Material should NOT be bundled or otherwise containered.
  • Branches may not exceed 10-inches in diameter.
  • No root balls or dimensional lumber.
  • There is no length limit on branches (longer the better).
  • There is no limit to amount.
  • Professionally cut trimmings are not included.

Village of Glen Ellyn
Glen Ellyn Civic Center
8:00am to 4:30pm
Phone: 630-469-5000
Fax: 630-469-8849
Email the Village

The Village of Glen Ellyn   535 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn IL 60137  (630) 469-5000