Leaf Collection


Leaves may be self-hauled by using coupons available at the Treasurer’s Office, Satellite Services Office, Freedom Park, the James City County Recreation Center, the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center or here. One coupon per 4 lawn and leaf-sized bags is required. Brush and tree limbs are not included in the free collection and will require coupons.

Curbside Collection

The County will provide 1 round of curbside leaf collection. Collection dates are as follows and are determined by voting district. Please note that the schedule has changed from previous years. District information can be found below.

Leaves must be in clear bags no larger than lawn or leaf-size (40 gallons or less). Bagged leaves must be left curbside by 8 a.m. on the first day of collection in each district. Each street will be collected 1 time only. Bulky materials such as brush and tree limbs cannot be accepted.
Voting District
Collection Dates
Stonehouse / North Powhatan
Dec. 1 - 2
Jamestown / South Powhatan
Dec. 5 - 9
Berkeley / Roberts Dec. 12 - 16
Collection Days
Enter your address (123 Main Street) in the space provided. Once the address is located on the map, click near your address and your district and dates will appear.

Leaf Burning

Burning of leaves is not permitted in James City County, except in certain areas zoned A-1, General Agriculture. Bagged leaves will be available, free of charge, for personal composting only. For more information, contact our Solid Waste & Recycling Department at 757-565-0971 or email general.services@jamescitycountyva.gov.