2016 Leaf Collection Event

In honor of America Recycles Day, Adams County and the cities of Brighton and Westminster are hosting a free leaf collection event for residents to drop off fallen leaves.

Residents may recycle collected leaves at two locations, and they are encouraged to use large leaf paper bags available at Home Depot, Ace and garden stores. Collected leaves will be recycled into compost.

Saturday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Brighton Wastewater Treatment Plant
325 N. Kuner Road, Brighton, CO 80601


Westminster Fire Training Tower
3851 Elk Drive, Westminster, CO 80030

Recycling leaves is a great alternative to the environmental and economic expense of removing leaves from properties. By participating in this event, Adams County residents are reducing waste going into landfills, and creating compost which can be used locally to improve our soils