Street Department

Staff


Overview


The City of Van Buren's Street Department is dedicated to improving and maintaining Van Buren's city streets, and is always on stand-by to respond to hazardous weather conditions that may affect travel and safety within city limits.


Yard Waste Pickup


The Van Buren Yard Waste Department will provide curbside pick-up for limbs up to 6” in diameter, bagged leaves and garden waste within the city limits. Call 479-471-5009, choose option 2 when prompted and leave your address to arrange a yard waste pick-up. Please do not put trash in the bags. Loose yard waste and leaves will not be picked up. Please do not place loose leaves or yard waste in the streets or drainage ditches to avoid clogging the drainage systems. Placing loose waste in the streets or drainage ditches is a violation of city ordinance could result in a fine for such actions.

***The Street Department will not pick up limbs or trees that have been cut down by a tree service company or yard waste/landscaping company. 


Yard Waste Recycle Facility

 

The City of Van Buren accepts bagged yard waste and cut tree limbs at the Yard Waste Recycle Facility located at 2844 South Highway 59.  The hours of operation are Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.  Only residents from inside the city limits are eligible to use the facility and no yard waste from commercial landscaping companies is accepted.