Fall leaf collection ends Dec. 11, 2020

Jackson Township service crews will provide fall leaf pick up starting Oct. 26, 2020 for township residents including those in the following subdivisions: Anglebrook, Briarwood Hills, Casa Farms, Deer Trail Estates, Emersonia, Geyerwood, Grubb Farms, Lynnbrook, Mayfair Park, Robin Estates, Rocky Creek and Southern Grove. There is no collection schedule, but service crews continually will make rounds through Dec. 11, 2020.

Leaves should be raked to the edge of roadways, preferably on the berm, and not blocking drainage pipes and catch basins. Branches will not be accepted. Pickup schedules are subject to change depending on when leaves drop and weather-permitting.

Residents also may take their leaves to the Columbus Com-Til Compost Facility from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays. Go to columbus.gov/utilities/water-protection/comtil for directions and more information.

Read fall lawn-care tips from Franklin Soil and Water Conservation District at getgrassy.org, or read the FSWCD fall lawn-care leaf and mower management article.

Go to the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio’s website for more information about yard waste diversion: swaco.org/200/Yard-Waste.

Call the township administration office at (614) 875-2742 for more information.