(Joplin, MO) – Due to recent storms, residents may have broken and downed tree limbs.
To help with their disposal, the City of Joplin has opened a tree limb drop-off site for residents to bring their limbs and branches damaged from the storm. The site will be open from 8:30 am to 2 pm on Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7, and Monday through Saturday, May 9 through May 14. It will then reopen for its regular schedule on the third Friday and Saturday, May 20 and May 21.
The drop-off site address is 1702 North Schifferdecker Avenue, which is approximately six-tenths of a mile north of Belle Center Road on the west side of Schifferdecker Avenue. This free drop-off service is for Joplin residents only. Professional contractors will not be allowed to dump.
Joplin residents should also note that the City’s residential trash service through Republic Services allows yard waste removal on their regular trash pick-up day. Limbs must be cut to a maximum of four (4) feet and bundled. Bundles shall be no heavier than 50 pounds. The diameter of each tree limb shall be no larger than four (4) inches.
Please contact the Recycling Coordinator at 417.624.0820, ext. 1501 with any questions.
Lindsey James, Joplin Recycling Coordinator
City of Joplin
417.624.0820, ext. 1501