The City of Ames will hold its annual Yard Waste Free Day Sat., April 27. Area residents can drop off lawn clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. There are no special requirements for bagging or bundling yard waste disposal.

Please note that this will be held at a new site this year at Chamness Technology, 26107 530th Ave.

Directions to Chamness Technology: Travel south on University Boulevard (which becomes 530th Street) and continue along the gravel road for approximately 1.8 miles. The yard waste site will be located on the west side of the road.

For more information or if you have any questions, please call 515-450-0450. Office hours are limited so leave a message and your call will be returned!