Brush/Leaf Drop-Off Programs

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BRUSH AND LEAF DROP-OFF PROGRAMS - Closed for the season

The City of Kentwood’s spring brush and leaf drop-off site is closed. The program will return for Kentwood residents Saturday, Oct.12 through Wednesday, Nov. 27. The site will be open noon-8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon-6 p.m. Sundays. Please note: The site will be closed Nov. 11 for Veteran's Day.

When the site reopens in the Fall, Residents will be able to drop off brush, sticks, tree limbs, logs, loose leaves and grass clippings at the Kentwood Department of Public Works, 5068 Breton Ave. SE. 

The seasonal service is available to Kentwood residents only and proof of residency is required. Materials that cannot be accepted include trash, paper and plastic bags, dirt, concrete, asphalt, tires, rocks, stones, construction materials, glass and metal.

Questions? Contact Public Works at or 616.554.0817.

For additional information on yard waste disposal options in Kent County, visit

This year, the leaf and brush drop off site will also feature a donation box for Kentwood's Little Free Pantry. Community members are encouraged to bring a non-perishable item for donation when dropping off yard waste. The Little Free Pantry is a free resource providing food and personal care items to community members in need. To learn more about this resource and find a list of suggested donation items, visit