Limb collection resumes in March

Published 12:00 am Thursday, February 25, 2021

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Limbs should be placed on the edge of your street by 7 a.m. on Monday morning of the following schedule between March and November.

• East of Lewisville-Clemmons Road and Middlebrook Drive (Winston-Salem side) — second full week of the month

• West of Lewisville-Clemmons Road and Middlebrook Drive (Tanglewood side) — first full week of the month

Pickups occur during the scheduled week. It is not possible to specify an exact day of the week for pickup.

Requirements and placement

• Limbs must not exceed 6 inches in diameter and 16 feet in length.
• Limbs should be big enough to be collected with a pitchfork — no twig piles.
• Limbs should be stacked neatly in one pile with all limbs facing the same direction.
• Limb piles should be placed in an accessible area at the edge of the yard — not under wires, low hanging branches, or blocked by vehicles.
• Shrubbery trimmings can be placed on top of limb piles.
• Do not place dirt, mulch, roots, rotten wood, rocks, metal, trash or building materials in limb piles.

Limb piles that cannot be collected by the village

• Commercially cut limbs.
• Limbs that do not meet the size requirements.
• Limbs mixed with other materials, i.e. dirt, rocks, trash, building materials.
• Limbs improperly placed or placed in inaccessible areas.

Contact Public Works at 336-766-9170 for any questions.