Maple Grove Yard Waste Site opening April 1st

The Maple Grove Yard Waste Site will be open for the 2014 season beginning Tuesday, April 1.

Hours of operation will be Mondays through Saturdays, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sundays, from noon to 7 p.m.

Residents of Maple Grove can drop off the following yard and garden waste at no cost: leaves, grass, plant materials, straw, wood chips, sand, sod, brush material up to 10 inches in diameter and rock under 2 inches.

Any container that is used to bring the waste to the site must be taken home, including plastic and biodegradable bags.

Due to the quarantine on ash and deciduous wood products, no mulch material will be available.

People must bring a valid ID with them to prove Maple Grove residency.

The Maple Grove Yard Waste Site is located on 101st Avenue N. between Fernbrook Lane and Maple Grove Parkway.