Beginning October 1, the city of Grand Island's yard waste site will expand its operating hours to include Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Previously the yard waste site has been closed on Wednesdays.
GrandIsland Transfer Station is located at 5050 W. Old Potash Highway and includes the yard waste site. Theentrance to the yard waste site is located on Monitor Road, which borders theTransfer Station property to the east.
Treelimbs and branches, grass, and leaves are accepted at no charge tonon-commercial customers. Yard waste to bedisposed of must be clean of waste and debris and must be emptied from garbagebags at the time of disposal.
Customers delivering yard waste must also ensureloads are properly secured so as to prevent littering along the roadways.
The yard waste site will now be open to the public Monday through Friday from10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more informationabout the yard waste site, call the Transfer Station at308-385-5433, the Public Works Department at 308-385-5444 ext. 260, or visitthe City's website at www.grand-island.com.