The City of Cherokee recently announced that yard waste will be picked up by Sanitary Services, the town's regular recyclable service, on the following dates:
West side of town (also Rock Island and Parkview Addition) on Thursday Oct. 22 and Thursday Nov. 19.
East side of town on Friday Oct. 23 and Friday Nov. 20.
Yard waste will be picked up at your normal pickup location But must be kept separate from your recyclables that are also picked up on those dates. Yard waste will only be picked up only if it is in a paper sacks, boxes, or garbage cans, plastic bags will not be picked up.
Branches must be tied in bundles and in lengths not to exceed four feet. You can also bag or bundled your yard waste and take it to the Sanitary Landfill at no charge while they are open.
There is no open burning season of yard waste in the Cherokee City Limits.