Tree Branch Removal

Tree Branch Removal Policy and Information


The tree branch pickup program starts early April and will continue until approximately late November depending on weather. The intent of this policy is to assist residents with routine tree trimming and not for entire tree removal. To schedule for a pickup or questions regarding this program can be answered by calling (708)481-8950.

  • Pickup of tree branches will be the first and third Tuesday of each month.
  • Residents must call or signup via website and set up an appointment for this pickup.
  • Branches must be out Tuesday before 6am (no earlier than 6pm on Monday).
  • Branches must be cut into manageable lengths, and should be stacked neatly, or they will not be picked up.
  • Limbs must not exceed 10 inches in diameter.
  • No shrubs, plants, tree stumps, or evergreens will be accepted.

Please follow the Do's and Don'ts listed below:
  • Call prior to pickup day and schedule for this service. You can also submit a request via the Branch Pickup Form.
  • Put out branches after 6pm on Monday before pickup.
  • Stack branches neatly
  • Put out tree limbs only.
  • Forget to schedule this service.
  • Put out branches before 6pm on Monday before pickup
  • Put out evergreens, shrubs, stumps
  • Put out branches that exceed 10 inches in diameter.
Request for Tree Branch Pickup Form.