Golden’s free yard waste roundup to take place October 29 Print Article Font Size
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The Town of Golden will run its annual free yard waste roundup on Tuesday, October 29. Residents can place yard waste in containers, compostable bags or bundles at their regular curbside collection area before 8 a.m. on October 29 for free pickup.
 
New this year, bagged yard waste must be in compostable bags for pickup.
 
Here are some tips that residents need to know about this year’s yard waste roundup:
  • No registration is required.
  • Place yard waste in containers, compostable bags or bundles at your regular curbside area before 8 a.m.
  • Bagged yard waste must be in compostable bags or it will not be picked up.
  • This service is for yard waste only. This includes grass clippings, leaves, tree cones, tree branches, shrubs and bushes. These items must not exceed eight inches in diameter or eight feet in length.
  • Please bundle prunings to make it easier and faster for us to collect.
  • No other types of waste will be accepted, including construction wood waste.
  • If residents wish to use their green garbage container, please ensure it does not contain garbage before adding yard waste.
Any yard waste not placed in containers, bags, or bundled at the curb will not be picked up.