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Yard Waste

Hoffman Rd Brush Drop Off Center


Hoffman Road across from Franlee Lane

Hours of Operation:
July, August, September
  • Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM 
April, May, June, October & November
  • Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM
  • Tuesday and Thursday 1 PM - 4 PM
  • The Brush Dump will be closed Thursday November 24, 2022 and Saturday November 26, 2022 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
  • The Brush Drop off will open Saturday, April 2, 2022 and run through December 3, 2022. 
  • Regulations:
  • No grass clippings, stumps or construction debris permitted.
  • Wood chips available at the site free of charge to Ellington residents.
  • Stumps may be taken to WeCare Denali at 235 Sadds Mill Rd. 860-871-7442 or 860-674-8855 for more information.  Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 4 pm and Saturday 8am-noon.
Autumn leaves

Leaf Pick Up

November 28 to December 2, 2022

2022 Leaf collection is scheduled for the week of November 28,

Leaves must be in paper bags placed at the curb on your garbage pick up day.


You may bring them to the Hoffman Road Brush Drop off area.  Leaves in paper bags may be put in the leaf pick without emptying.