Update: The Eastern Jackson County Yard Waste Collection Center at 37910 E. Pink Hill Road, Oak Grove, Mo., is offering free yard waste disposal until March 19. Hours have also been extended from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Mon-Fri and 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sat-Sun. Be prepared to show a valid driver’s license as proof of Jackson County residency. For more information, visit http://jacksongov.org/YardWaste.
Across our community residents are reporting downed tree limbs and brush after the storm that swept through the metropolitan area overnight on Mon., March 6.
The City does not pick up tree limbs or brush unless it rises to the level of a community-wide disaster, such as with the 1984 and 2002 ice storms. While this storm did not reach that level for Lee’s Summit, residents are reminded of private resources for disposing of tree limbs and brush: