City of Akron leaf removal will begin Monday, November 2 in Ward 5. Signs will be posted in wards prior to pick-up dates. We remind residents not to rake leaves into the street until the day before scheduled leaf pickup.
For residents wishing to have leaves removed prior to or after their scheduled pick-up date, the City offers three annual free curb service bulk pick-ups. Leaves must be bagged for early pick-up. To schedule, please contact the Mayor’s Action Center at 3-1-1 or (330) 375-2311.
2020 LEAF REMOVAL SCHEDULE
Ward 5.....November 2 Ward 8.....November 20
Ward 3.....November 4 Ward 2.....November 28
Ward 7.....November 6 Ward 1.....December 2
Ward 6.....November 12 Ward 9.....December 10*** Updated
Ward 4.....November 16 Ward 10....December 14*** Updated
We ask residents to comply with the following guidelines to make leaf removal safe and effective:
Each of the wards will take more than one day to complete. Leaves must be on the street by the dates listed – if they are not out, they may not get picked up. This schedule is subject to change in the event of adverse weather conditions. Changes to the schedule will be posted on the akronohio.gov homepage. For more information, visit the Leaf Removal page on the City website or call the Mayor’s Action Center at 3-1-1 or (330) 375-2311.