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Leavenworth Citywide Spring Cleanup



Help the City of Leavenworth meet its goal to pick up all the trash throughout the City in one day.The City will provide gloves, trash bags, and assign each volunteer group an area to pick up trash.

8:30 a.m. Warren Middle School, 3501 New Lawrence Road.
Saturday April 6

Volunteers will meet 8:30 a.m. Saturday April 6 at Warren Middle School to receive their cleanup supplies, map, instructions and a light breakfast of doughnuts and drinks.


Visit the City’s recycling center to recycle:
• Tin & aluminum cans
• Car Batteries & Rechargeable Batteries
• E-Waste
• Used Automotive Oil
• Plastics
• Glass — clear, brown or green
• Paper products (cardboard,
magazines, paper, etc.)
Residents should remove all lids and neck rings and clean and rinse any cans, plastic bottles and glass items.

Lawrence and Halderman Road (one block west of
Leavenworth High School)
Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 6
Call 913-682-0650 for information about the Recycling Center.


Residents may dispose of items such as tires, furniture, metals, mattresses, appliances and household hazardous waste such as household cleaners, varnish, paint, paint thinners, pesticides, pool chemicals and automotive products. These items may be dropped off behind the Service Center at the corner of Pennsylvania and Lawrence Avenues.

HOURS: 8 a.m. to noon, Saturday, April 6
Call 913-682-0650 for information about large item disposal.

Yard Waste

The Brush Site will be available for residents to drop off organic materials.The Brush Site accepts tree limbs, grass clippings, straw, hay, leaves and other organic materials from general yard waste. Items like compost and mulch are available for residents.

1803 S. 2nd St.
Open 8 a.m. to 3:50 p.m. Saturday April 6
Call Call 913-682-0650 for information about the Brush Site.

Paper Shredding

Paper shredding sponsored by Citizens Savings and Loan will allow residents to bring unwanted documents and watch them be destroyed for FREE. Event will take place Saturday, May 6.

  • 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Saturday at Citizens Savings and Loan, 5151 S. Fourth St.
  • 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Citizens Savings and Loan, 312 S. Fifth St.

Questions about the Spring Cleanup? Contact Melissa Bower at or 913-680-2610.

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