Branches less than 12″ in diameter can be dropped off at the city’s maintenance shop, 601 Oak Blvd., during regular Public Works hours of 7 am and 4 pm. Branches must be dropped off on north side of building next to sign that says TREE DROP.
On Saturday, April 29th branches can be dropped off ONLY between 8:00 am and 12:00 noon.
Yard waste will not be accepted – no leaves, grass clippings or tree stumps allowed! Yard waste can be taken to the following locations in Ames:
400 Freel Drive, Ames
April 15 – October 14: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 12 noon to 5 p.m., Saturdays 8 a.m. to 12 noon
3892 N 500th Ave., Ames
Everyday from dawn to dusk