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2014 City of Elyria Leaf Collection Has Ended

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 12:58 pm

 NEWS RELEASE

 December 15, 2014

City of Elyria Department of Safety Service

(440) 326-1404

 

2014 City of Elyria Leaf Collection Has Ended

City of Elyria Leaf Collection for the year 2014 has ended. Vehicles required for leaf collection have been transitioned to winter use and will no longer pick up leaves from curblawns. In addition, the Barnes Nursery Compost Facility at 45 Chestnut Street is closed to the public for the remainder of 2014 and will reopen in Spring of 2015. Any uncollected leaves must be put into brown paper yard-waste bags and placed on curblawns for pickup on regularly scheduled sanitation pickup days. Bags are available at no charge at Elyria City Hall, 131 Court Street (Mayor’s Office or Public Utilities), or the Central Maintenance Garage at 851 Garden Street.

For more information, contact the Office of Safety Service at 440-326-1404 or the Department of Sanitation at 440-322-3895.

2014 Holiday Sanitation Schedule

Posted on December 10, 2014 at 11:11 am

Due to observance of the upcoming Holidays, the Sanitation and Recycling pickup will be DELAYED ONE DAY for residents whose normal pickup days are Thursday, December 25 or Friday, Decemeber 26.  Normal THURSDAY PICKUPS WILL BE DONE ON FRIDAY, and FRIDAY PICKUPS WILL BE DONE ON SATURDAY. All other picksup will be on time.

The following week, pickup will be DELAYED ONE DAY for residents whose normal pickup days are Thursday, January 1st or Friday, January 2nd.  Normal THURSDAY PICKUPS WILL BE DONE ON FRIDAY, and FRIDAY PICKUPS WILL BE DONE ON SATURDAY. All other picksup will be on time.

Call the Department of Sanitation with any questions at 440-322-3895.

2015 Final Round of Leaf Pickup

Posted on December 1, 2015 at 9:04 am

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The City of Elyria has begun its final round of leaf pickup for the season.  The last day to have leaves vacuumed from the curblawn will be Friday, December 4th.

Residents can place any remaining leaves in brown paper yard waste bags and take them to the Barnes Nursery Elyria Regional Compost Facility located at 45 Chestnut Street until it closes for the season at 2pm on Saturday, December 5, 2015.  Alternatively, leaves may be placed in brown paper yard waste bags and left on their curblawn for pickup on their regularly scheduled garbage and recycling pickup day.  NO LEAVES IN PLASTIC GARBAGE BAGS WILL BE TAKEN.

If you have questions, please call the office of Safety Service at 440-326-1404.

Barnes Nursery Hours – July 6 – Remainder of 2016 Season

Posted on June 28, 2016 at 1:59 pm

Beginning Wednesday, July 6th, 2016, the Elyria Regional Compost Facility managed by Barnes Nursery will transition to off-peak-season hours as follows:

  • Monday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday: CLOSED
  • Wednesday: 11:00am – 7:00pm
  • Thursday: CLOSED
  • Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 9:00am – 2:00pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

The compost facility will be CLOSED IN OBSERVANCE OF INDEPENDENCE DAY ON MONDAY, JULY 4, & TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2016. For more information about the facility or the proper disposal of yard waste, please visit www.sort4elyria.com.

City of Elyria Holiday Schedule

Posted on December 20, 2016 at 8:31 am

holidayElyria City Hall and offices will be closed on Friday, December 23, 2016 in observance of Christmas Eve and will remain closed until Tuesday, December 27, 2016 (opening at 8:00 a.m.). In observance of the New Year’s holiday, City offices will close at noon on Friday, December 30, 2016 and will be closed on Monday, January 2, 2017. Offices will reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

Elyria City Sanitation service will be on schedule during the weeks of December 26th and January 2, 2017. There will be no delays – regular service Monday through Friday these two weeks.

For questions, please contact the Safety Service Director’s office at 440-326-1404 or the City’s website www.cityofelyria.org.

Columbus Day – NO DELAY in Sanitation Pickup

Posted on October 8, 2016 at 8:17 am

Due to the observance of Columbus Day, most City of Elyria offices will be closed on Monday, October 10, 2016.  However, Sanitation service WILL RUN NORMALLY AS SCHEDULED.  There will be NO DELAY in garbage or recycling pickup for the week beginning Monday, October 10, 2016.  Please call the Department of Sanitation at 440-322-3895 with any questions.

Compost Facility Information

Posted on March 23, 2015 at 2:08 pm

Hours and Information

 

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Compost Facility Summer Hours – July 1- December, 2015

Posted on July 6, 2015 at 11:25 am

The Barnes Nursery Elyria Regional Compost Facility located at 45 Chestnut Street has switched over their off-peak summer hours.  From July 1st through December, the hours will be maintained as follows:

NON-PEAK SEASON (July 5 –  Last leaf collection)

  • Monday & Friday – 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday – 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday – 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday & Thursday – Closed

If you have questions, please contact the City of Elyria Sanitation Department at 440-322-3895, or Barnes Nursery at 1- 800-421-8722.  To learn more about what can and cannot be taken to the facility, please click here.

Delay in Sanitation Pickup – November 26-28, 2015

Posted on November 24, 2015 at 9:02 am

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Due to observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, some residents will experience a delay in garbage and recycling pickup from November 26-28, 2015.  Residents whose normally scheduled pickup day is Thursday or Friday will experience a one day delay this week.  Thursday will be picked up Friday, and Friday will be picked up Saturday.  All other residents will have their pickups running as normally scheduled.  If you have questions, please contact the City of Elyria Department of Sanitation at 440-326-1404.

Garbage Pickup Delayed One Day – Week of 2/1/2015

Posted on February 1, 2015 at 4:29 pm

Due to inclement weather resulting in the temporary inability to access the landfill, garbage and recycling pickup will be DELAYED ONE DAY for all residents during the week of February 1, 2015.

 

Please contact the Office of Safety Service at 440-326-1404 or Sanitation at 440-322-3895 with any questions.

Garbage Pickup Delays During Thanksgiving Week

Posted on November 26, 2014 at 7:57 am

Garbage and recycling pickup will be delayed one day for residents whose normal pickup day is Thursday or Friday.  City of Elyria Sanitation will not be operating on Thursday, November 27, 2014 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.  Residents whose pick-up day is Thursday will be DELAYED ONE DAY and will have their pickup on Friday.  Residents whose usual pickup day is Friday will be DELAYED ONE DAY and will have their garbage picked up on Saturday.

If you have questions, please call the City of Elyria Department of Sanitation at 440-322-3895.

 

Garbage Pickup Still Running as Scheduled On Columbus Day

Posted on October 10, 2014 at 2:33 pm

There will NO DELAY in refuse and recycling pickup for any residents in the City of Elyria due to the Columbus Day holiday.  Most City offices will be closed on Monday, October 13th, 2014, but SANITATION SERVICES WILL RUN AS NORMALLY SCHEDULED and your refuse and recycling will be picked up on your regular pickup day with NO DELAY.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the City of Elyria Sanitation Department at (440)322-3895.

Holiday Sanitation Schedule – December 2015

Posted on December 21, 2015 at 9:17 am

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The week of Christmas (starting Monday, 12/21/2015) and the week of New Year’s Day (starting Monday, December 28, 2015) will each experience a delay in sanitation and recycling pickup in the City of Elyria.  The following schedule applies to BOTH CHRISTMAS WEEK AND NEW YEAR’S WEEK:

  • Monday – Thursday – NO DELAY
  • Friday – ONE DAY DELAY – Pickups normally scheduled on Friday will be picked up on Saturday.

If you have any questions, please contact the City of Elyria Sanitation Department at 440-322-3895.

July 4th, 2015 Sanitation Schedule

Posted on July 2, 2015 at 12:57 pm

There will be NO DELAY in garbage pickup for the week of July 4, 2015.  All pickups will be on time and as normally scheduled.  Please contact the City of Elyria Sanitation Department with any questions at 440-322-3895.

NO DELAY in Garbage Pickup for Veteran’s Day

Posted on November 10, 2014 at 10:39 am

There will be NO DELAY in garbage pickup for the Veteran’s Day Holiday.  While most City and County offices will be closed on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 in observation of the Veteran’s Day holiday, City of Elyria Sanitation WILL RUN AS NORMALLY SCHEDULED.  There will be NO DELAY for any residents this week.

If you have questions, please call the City of Elyria Sanitation Department at 440-322-3895.