As a service to residents, the city of Litchfield will provide a fall clean-up the week of Oct. 21, weather permitting. Pick-up will begin in Ward 1, and will continue through each of the additional wards accordingly. Residents must have their items at the boulevard by 7 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 21.
Appliances will be picked up on Friday, Oct. 25.
The staff will make a single pass on each street. Once they pass, the staff will not come back.
Items that will not be taken include tires, brush, railroad ties, paint, household trash or electronics. Small, loose items must be boxed or bagged.
Building lumber and materials will be taken in small quantities only. All items must be gathered together in a central location. All objects must weigh less than 70 lbs., and may be no larger than ten feet long and four feet wide.
Also, staff will not pick up torn down structures, fire-damaged structures or out-of-town trash. The city appreciates the cooperation of the citizens to abide by these guidelines.