City of Toledo to start leaf collection

The City of Toledo will start the leaf collection Monday, Nov. 4 in west Toledo neighborhoods.

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Itâ??s time to get out those rakes and leaf blowers out.

The City of Toledo starts the leaf collection Monday, Nov. 4 in west Toledo neighborhoods with a 43613 zip code, according to the news release.

Residents are encouraged to begin bringing leaves to the street for collection.

The leaves must be raked to the edge of the pavement. The leaves should not be left on any boulevard or cul-de-sac islands.

Green and white signs will be posted before the collection date in each neighborhood.

Crews will only collect leaves, no general yard waste including brush, sticks or bags of leaves or grass clippings. No combination of loose leaves and general yard waste for it can cause damage to city equipment and delays in service.

Updates to the schedule will be posted regularly. Visit the website for details in your area.