Davenport, Bettendorf Won’t Need A Sticker For Yard Waste Beginning Next Week
People across the Quad Cities are getting their yards ready for Spring and Summer. To give residents in both Davenport and Bettendorf a break on their wallets and for convenience, both Davenport and Bettendorf city officials announce the dates for Spring 'No Sticker Yard Waste Weeks'.
If you're a resident of Davenport or Bettendorf and take care of your yard, this is one of your favorite times of the year. Every Fall and Spring, the cities of Davenport and Bettendorf have 'No Sticker Yard Waste Weeks'. This is a chance for you to get rid of lawn clippings, leaves, and other yard waste without purchasing a Yard Waste Sticker.
Officials say that yard waste curbside collection will resume on Monday, April 4. Residents in Davenport and Bettendorf can place yard waste in a kraft-ply bag for collection on the resident's regular collection day. When it's not during the 'No Sticker Yard Waste Weeks,' a sticker must be placed on each bag to be collected. If the resident has the service, waste may also be placed in the resident's yard waste cart.
To begin the resuming of yard waste curbside collection, Davenport and Bettendorf residents will not need to place a sticker on those bags.
No Sticker Yard Waste Weeks for Davenport and Bettendorf will take place from Monday, April 4 through Friday, April 15, 2022. During that time, residents may place their yard waste in those kraft-ply bags for collection on their regular collection day without a sticker. Officials say that during the same time, if you have the service, yard waste may also be placed in a yard waste cart without a fee. Residents of Davenport and Bettendorf can also drop off yard waste at the Davenport Compost Facility without a fee.
Davenport Public Works officials remind residents that bundled brush is always collected without a fee. The brush must be bundled in lengths no longer than 5 feet and weigh no more than 50 lbs. for collection. Officials also remind residents to always use recyclable/decomposable material such as twine when bundling the brush.