Keep it Green. Recycle Your Leaves.


There will be 13 bagged leaf drop-off collection areas throughout the City for weekly leaf drop-off on Saturdays November 9th, December 3rd, December 10th, and December 17th (from 9 AM to 3 PM) at the locations listed below. Residents can also drop bagged leaves off at the Sanitation Convenience Centers, Monday through Saturday from 8 AM – 6 PM. Mechanical leaf collection will be offered in areas with a heavy concentration of leaves.

● 1400 Cottman – Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec.)

● 15th & Bigler St.

● 43rd & Powelton Ave.

● 4800 Wayne Ave. (Happy Hollow Rec. Ctr.)

● 54th & Woodbine Ave.

● 7901 Ridgeway St. (Fox Chase Rec.)

● American & Thompson St.

● Broad & Christian St.

● Castor & Foulkrod St.

● Cathedral & Ridge Ave.

● Corinthian & Poplar St.

● Graver Ln. & Seminole

● Washington Ln. & Ardleigh


Bagged leaf drop-off collection tips:

• Leaves must be placed in large brown biodegradable paper bags.

• Never mix trash or other recyclables with bagged leaves.

Mechanical collection area tips:

• Have leaves ready for collection by 7:00 AM Monday for each week of mechanical collection.

• If possible, move your vehicle to an off-street location on your scheduled collection day.

Help the City keep leaves out of the landfill. Collect, bag, and recycle your leaves.

For drop-off details and leaf collection schedules visit or call 311.

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