Yard Waste

When is yard waste collected?

Yard waste is picked up from late March until late November, weather permitting, on regular garbage collection days.

How to Prepare Yard Waste

  • Place yard waste in a biodegradable Coralville yard waste bag, or in a 33-gallon container that has an annual yard waste sticker. 
  • Full yard waste bags and containers cannot weigh over 40 pounds.
  • Yard waste bags/containers should be at the curb by 7:00 am on your garbage day.

Coralville Biodegradable Yard Waste Bags

Buy in Person
Buy bags in packages of five for $5, or individually for $1 each, at:
  • Coralville City Hall, 1512 7th St.
  • Coralville Hy-Vee, 1914 8th St.
  • Lowe's, 2701 2nd St.
  • Theisen's, 100 Westcor Dr.
Yard Waste Bag
Beginning in spring 2017, Coralville yard waste bags have a new design. Coralville yard waste bags purchased prior to spring 2017 will still be accepted for curbside pickup.

Annual Yard Waste Stickers

Buy in Person
Buy an annual yard waste sticker, valid during the pickup season, for $25, at:
  • Coralville City Hall, 1512 7th St.
Buy by Mail
Send a check for $25.50, along with your name and address, to:
  • Coralville City Hall, 1512 7th St., Coralville, IA 52241
Write "annual yard waste sticker" in the check memo. The sticker will be mailed to you.

Types of Yard Waste

  • Leaves
  • Lawn clippings
  • Garden residue
  • Plants and weeds
  • Pumpkins (remove candles and other decorations)
Not Accepted
  • Trash
  • Plastic
  • Rocks
  • Lumber
  • Metal
  • Concrete
  • Glass

Brush & Tree Limbs

Brush and tree limbs are also picked up on regular garbage collection days.  Learn about collection of brush and tree limbs

Learn More

For more information, contact the City of Coralville at 319.248.1740.