Seasonal Collections and Services
Current Changes to City of Newark OperationsAs a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, several modifications to staffing and non-essential services have been temporarily implemented. These modifications have been made to reduce the risk of City employees contracting the virus and ensure that essential services can continue uninterrupted. We will continue to monitor the situation and modify services as necessary to meet the needs of our community. We appreciate your understanding in this difficult time.
March 3 - Dec. 1, 2021
From the first week of March to the first week of December, the city collects yard waste on what is commonly called Green Wednesdays. . Please remember that no man-made product may be placed in the cart. For further information, please reference the helpful links below.
Monday, March 22 - Friday, April 2, 2021
Please Note: Spring Leaf Collection must be scheduled in advance by calling Public Works at 302/366-7000.
Monday, Oct. 12 - Friday, Dec. 31, 2020
Fall leaf collection is not scheduled, nor do neighborhoods have assigned days of the week. Instead, our trucks continuously route through the city during the season. Residents should expect collection once per week during the beginning of the season and once every other week during peak season. For further information, please reference the helpful links below.