Leaf Collection in the Cedar Rapids Area

It is that time of year again!  It is getting colder out and the leaves will soon be falling. What can I do with all of these leaves? You can always try composting.  Earlier I blogged about how to start your own compost bin. But if you have to many or don't want the hassle you can always have them picked up for you by the city of Cedar Rapids. The city of Cedar Rapids is changing their fall leaf vacuum collection program to an every other week schedule.  Leaves will be collected every other week on a customer's garbage day. For example- if you have your garbage picked up on Tuesday. … [Read more...]