The City of Cherokee has announced that yard waste will be picked up by Sanitary Services on your regular recyclable service day on the following dates: West side of Cherokee (also Rock Island and Parkview Additions) will be April 14, May 5, and June 2. Pick up for the east side of town will be April 15, May 6, and June 3.
Yard waste will be picked up at your normal pick-up location but must be kept separate from your recyclables that are also picked up on those dates. Yard waste will be picked up only if it is in 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.
Yard waste can also be bagged or bundled and taken to the Sanitary Landfill by your self at no charge during open hours.
There is no open burning season of yard waste in the city limits.