Unlawful Disposal of Yard Waste and Trimmings

It is illegal to place, blow or rake leaves, other yard waste or trimmings into an unapproved solid waste site. It is illegal to place, blow or rake leaves into a right-of-way, street, alley or storm drain.  

    *Up to 5 lbs. (or 5 gallons) = Class C Misdemeanor
    *5lbs. To 500 lbs (or 5 gallons to 100 cubic feet) = Class B Misdemeanor
    *500 lbs. To 1000 lbs (or 100 to 200 cubic feet) = Class A Misdemeanor
    *Over 1000 lbs (or 200 cubic feet)  = State Jail Felony