Leaf Disposal Options

Mulch Your Leaves

  • When mowing the lawn, use the mulching feature.
  • Mulching leaves into your yard keeps your lawn healthy and saves space in the landfill.
  • Thicker layers will kill the grass and prepare an area as a future flower bed.
  • Thinner layers will help fertilize your lawn.

Compost Your Leaves

  • Composted leaves make great mulch and cover for your vegetable garden.
  • Mix shredded or whole leaves into your compost pile when it is in need

Bag Your Leaves

  • Dispose of yard waste and leaves in 32-gallon paper yard waste bags or clearly labeled cans or carts, free of charge from Nov. 1 to Dec. 17.of carbon.

Learn more at www.naperville.il.us/leafcollection.