Leaf Removal

 Unknown Image Beginning in October, the City of Akron will start its annual leaf removal program.  Signs will be posted in your neighborhood by ward with the day of the week we will start leaf collection.

Please keep in mind that it takes multiple days to complete each ward.  The schedule can change due to weather. 

The new dates are listed below. Thank you for understanding and your patience.


Ward 5 October 30 
Ward 8 November 16

Ward 3 November 1
Ward 2 November 25

Ward 6 November 3 
Ward 1 November 29

Ward 10 November 7 
Ward 7 December 2

Ward 4 November 10 
Ward 9 December 6

Rake leaves into the street the day before your scheduled pick up day only.

Rake leaves into the street no more than two feet from the curb or edge of street.

Remove all vehicles off the street when crews are working in your area.

PLEASE NOTE:  parked vehicles left on the street, while crews are working, are subject to be towed/fined.

Our Service is more efficient and economical to the resident if these guidelines are followed.

  • DO NOT place branches and other debris in the pile, they will not be picked up (Leaves only)
  • DO NOT allow children to play in leaves on or near the street. 
  • DO NOT bag leaves unless you have called 311 to arrange for one of your (3) three Sanitation bulk pickups. 
  • DO NOT rake leaves into the street after leaves have been removed from your street or you will be subject to a fine.
  • DO NOT park on leaves.
DIAL 311
OR 330-375-2311

Thank you.