Yard waste is an "optional" service and is picked up by Republic Services. Yard Waste should be out by 6:00am on Thursday or Friday depending on your day. To sign up for the yard waste program, you will need to call Republic Services at (618) 656-6883. There is a three month commitment when you sign up. You must have Trash Service in order to participate in the yard waste program. The collection of yard waste goes from April 1st to December 31st. They will bill you quarterly, or every three months. Please call Republic for more details.
If you are not signed up with Republic see below:
If you only have one or two bags, you may take them to St. Louis Composting. Call for pricing. They are located at the corner of Frank Scott Parkway and route 158 in Belleville. St. Louis Composting's number is (618) 233-2007. St Louis Composting address is 5841 Mine Haul Rd Belleville, IL
Yard Waste... Starting April 1st St. Clair Township will begin a yard waste drop off site at 107 Service Street (Behind building, please follow signs at the entrance gate for instruction) in Swansea, hours are Monday - Friday 7:00am to 5:00pm and Saturdays 8:00am - 5:00pm March 1st - April 30th and October 1st - November 30th excluding Holidays. Township residents (including Swansea) will be able to drop off the following; leaves, small limbs (no larger than 4 ft in length and less than 3 inches in diameter), shrub trimmings, twigs, garden waste, grass clippings. Please separate material as best you can when dropping off. No household trash, food waste or diseased plants of any sort. Any bagged or contained material must be emptied. NO commercial lawn cutters, landscapers or tree trimmers. If you have any questions please contact St Clair Township at 618-233-3437