Start of 2022 Loose Leaf Collection


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Department of Public Works will begin collecting on-demand loose leaves from residents beginning Tuesday, November 1, 2022. 

Loose leaf collection may be requested by city residents through the following actions; 

  1. Call 311 at 423-643-6311, 
  2. Request loose leaf collection online
  3. CHATT311 App on your Apple or Android device,  
  4. Email 311 at

Loose leaves should be separated from bagged yard waste, brush, and bulky items. Loose leaves should be placed on the curb. Residents should not rake leaves over storm drains, catch basins or curb inlets to prevent flooding.

Residents may contact CHATT311 with any additional questions.