Fall leaf pick up has started in Danbury. Danbury's fall leaf pick up program will run for 6 weeks through December 4th. Only leaves bagged in paper leaf bags with no tape should be left curbside for pick up by the Highway Department. No large debris, grass, rocks or normal waste garbage will collected. No brush or tree stumps are to be left by the side of the road.
Branches will be picked up separately, and there are certain requirements. Limbs must be no longer than 4 feet, no bigger than 4 inches in diameter and all bundled by twine weighing no more than 35 pounds.
Danbury streets south of I-84 in the 06810 zip code will be picked up this week, streets north of the highway in the 06811 zip code will be collected next week and so on.
Pick up dates are subject to change throughout the program depending on weather and the Highway Department's work schedule.
Ferris Mulch Products at 6 Plumtrees Road is open for Danbury residents who wish to drop off their own bags or tree and yard debris throughout the year for free. The hours are Monday through Friday 7:00 am through 3:30 pm. Saturday from 7:30 am to 12noon. Closed on Sundays.