JAMESTOWN, NY (WNY News Now) – With spring like weather finally setting in this weekend, those in Jamestown looking to clean up their yards can take advantage of the BPU yard waste site.
The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities Yard Waste Site for residential Solid Waste customers opens on Saturday for the 2023 season.
In addition to being open Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., the site will extend it’s hours come May 3 to Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Located at 1001 Monroe Street at the dead end of Monroe, off Eighth Street, the site is restricted to use by BPU Solid Waste residential customers only, as it is their garbage-recycling rate that pays for site operations.
BPU Solid Waste customers who want to enter the Site must display a blue colored 2023-24 BPU Yard Waste Site sticker on the rear driver-side window of the vehicle.
The window stickers are free-of-charge to BPU Solid Waste residential customers; however, only one sticker is provided for each customer account.
The window stickers are available at the BPU Customer Service Office on Steele Street.
At the site, customers may discard leaves, grass clippings, mulch, plants, shrubs, bushes; tree parts and brush up to eight inches in diameter.
Metals, sod, concrete, rocks, dirt, lumber, tires, drywall and other construction materials are not accepted.