James City County Free Leaf Drop Off Ends January 17, Free Christmas Tree Drop Off Ends January 31
January 8, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Renee Dallman, Communications Specialist
Phone: (757) 253-6864
Free leaf drop off for James City County residents ends at 5 p.m. January 17 at the Jolly Pond Convenience Center, 1204 Jolly Pond Road. The Jolly Pond Convenience Center is open daily between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. The only County sponsored curbside collection was completed in mid-December.
Leaves will only be accepted in clear bags no larger than lawn or leaf-size (40 gallons or less). Leaves from commercial lawn service companies will be accepted by Convenience Center staff with a letter from the resident containing the resident’s name, address and telephone number.
Beginning January 18, leaves may be dropped off using coupons available at the Treasurer’s Office, Satellite Office, all County fire stations or online at www.jccEgov.com/epayment. One coupon per four lawn and leaf-sized bags is required.
Disposal of brush and tree limbs are not included in the free collection and will require coupons.
Burning of leaves is not permitted in James City County, except in certain areas zoned A-1, General Agriculture.
Christmas trees can be dropped off free of charge at any of the County Convenience Centers (107 Tewning Road, 1204 Jolly Pond Road and 185 Industrial Boulevard) during normal operating hours through January 31. Remember to remove the tree stand, tinsel and all decorations.
For more information, contact: JCC Solid Waste, 565-0971.