PSA: Yard waste and open burning day adjustments

Submitted to the Chief

There will be additional CITY-WIDE pick up of yard waste on Wednesday, Nov. 29 and Wednesday, Dec. 6.

Yard waste must be placed in paper yard waste bags or bundled in 4 foot lengths (with a 40 pound maximum). Yard waste must be placed curbside by 7 a.m. on the day of pickup.

Additional Fall Open Burning will be allowed from Monday, Nov. 27 until Wednesday, Dec. 6. All burning must take place from 10 a.m. until sundown, is restricted to private property, in the rear of the property and must be supervised at all times. All burning must be at least thirty (30) feet from any building inhabited by persons other than the landowner or tenant conducting the open burn.

The City of Perry encourages residents to find alternative methods to open burning for yard waste disposal.

If you have any questions, please call City Hall at 515-465-2481.