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FRG to have unlimited landscape waste day

Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 5:59 p.m. CDT

FOX RIVER GROVE – The villlage will have an unlimited landscape waste collection day on Friday. Residents will be able to have yard waste picked up for free.

Landscape waste includes grass clippings, brush, weeds, leaves, garden and household organic plant material and branches no greater than two inches in diameter and no longer than four feet.

Yardwaste must be placed in biodegradable Kraft paper bags or in a garbage can marked "landscape waste" and must be less than 50 pounds. Landscape waste has to be placed at the curb no earlier than 3 p.m. Thursday.

Regular collection of landscape waste runs through Nov. 30.

Landscape waste stickers can be purchased at the Village Hall, Ace Hardware or Dominick’s for $2.50 each. For more information, call Village Hall at 847-639-3170.

- Northwest Herald

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