Leaf and Brush Drop-Off Sites and Collection

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Curbside Leaf and Brush Collection

Water Services, on behalf of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, conducts scheduled curbside leaf and brush collections each spring and fall. View the schedule for the leaf and brush collection as well as curbside leaf and brush collection rules.

Drop-Off Site Information and Rules

  • KCMO maintains three leaf and brush drop-off site locations. See locations and specific information below.
  • Proof of residency using a valid driver’s license or state-issued ID is required.
  • Drop-offs from commercial enterprises are accepted for a fee (see price list).
  • Grandview and Raytown residents may use the sites for a fee.
  • Only leaves, yard waste and brush (including tree trimmings) are accepted. Grass clippings are accepted.
  • You may bring leaves in paper yard-waste bags. If you seal your bags, use masking tape only. Do not use wire, duct tape or other plastic tape. If you bring plastic bags, please empty them and take them back with you.
  • You may be asked to empty bags to show there is no trash.
  • Sites are attended. Sites may be under surveillance when not in operation. If you see anyone dumping at these sites, please report date, time and description of vehicle and people to 311.

In addition to dropping off leaves and brush, residents may also pick up mulch. Residents may pick up ground mulch for free at all of the sites, or they may purchase natural darkwood, red and brown mulch and natural compost from the North Chouteau Trafficway and North Main Street sites.

Drop-Off Site Locations

11660 N. Main Street (NE corner of Northeast Cookingham Drive and North Main Street)

  • Minimal fee drop off site (see price list)
  • Open Monday through Saturday
  • Free for KCMO residents on Saturday
  • Open 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM mid March through mid January
  • Sites closed on Saturdays after February 16, 2019 – reopening March 9, 2019. Open during the week for a fee.
  • Summer Holiday Schedule:
    • Memorial Day – open Saturday, May 26, closed Monday, May 28
    • Independence Day – closed Wednesday, July 4
    • Labor Day – open Saturday, September 4, closed Monday, September 6
  • Site is also closed Thursday and Friday, November 22-23 (Open November 24) for Thanksgiving; December 22 – 25; and December 31 – January 1
  • Landscape mulch available in multiple colors (see price list)
  • Compost and topsoil available (see price list)
  • Leaves do not need to be sacked
  • Brush does not need to be bundled
  • Plastic bags and tree stumps are prohibited

1815 N. Chouteau Trafficway

  • Minimal fee drop off site (see price list)
  • Open Monday through Saturday
  • Free for KCMO residents on Saturday
  • Open 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM mid March through mid January
  • Sites closed on Saturdays after February 16, 2019 – reopening March 9, 2019. Open during the week for a fee.
  • Summer Holiday Schedule:
    • Memorial Day – open Saturday, May 26, closed Monday, May 28
    • Independence Day – closed Wednesday, July 4
    • Labor Day – open Saturday, Sept. 4, closed Monday, September 6
  • Site is also closed Thursday and Friday, November 22-23 for Thanksgiving Open November 24); December 22 – 25; and December 31 – January 1
  • Landscape mulch available in multiple colors (see price list)
  • Compost and topsoil available (see price list)
  • Leaves do not need to be sacked
  • Brush does not need to be bundled
  • Plastic bags and tree stumps are prohibited

10301 Raytown Road

  • Open Monday - Saturday
  • Open 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM mid March through mid January
  • Sites closed on Saturdays after February 16, 2019 – reopening March 9, 2019. Open during the week for a fee.
  • Summer Holiday Schedule:
    • Memorial Day – open Saturday, May 26, closed Monday, May 28
    • Independence Day – closed Wednesday, July 4
    • Labor Day – open Saturday, Sept. 4, closed Monday, September 6
  • Site is also closed Thursday and Friday, November 22-23 for Thanksgiving (Open November 24); December 22 – 25; and December 31 – January 1
  • Free for KCMO residents on Saturday
  • Minimal fee for non-KCMO residents (see price list)
  • First ground mulch available free of charge
  • Leaves do not need to be sacked
  • Brush does not need to be bundled
  • Plastic bags and tree stumps are prohibited

For more information on drop-off locations, call Missouri Organic at (816) 483-0908.

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