Now it is officially Spring in the Stateline. The City of Rockford announced that they will be collecting yard waste once again. Details here.


A big sign that Spring is here in Rockford is the collection of yard waste. The season is officially underway starting today.

The City of Rockford announced that starting today, Monday, March 30, crew will begin to pick up yard waste left by the curb with regular garbage pick up. Only compostable paper bags, along with containers clearly marked with the "x" symbol will be collected.

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According to WREX TV 13, the city will also start city sweepers beginning today. Arterial and collector level streets will start this week, with city street in the downtown area will begin around April 2.

Yes, it is beginning to look like Spring in the city.