Leave the Leaves (and Don’t Put Them in the Street)

Those leaves you’ve been raking out of your yard…you know they’re not supposed to be in the street, right? In some areas you could be fined for putting them in the roadways. Mike Wilson is with Cornell Cooperative Extension in Stony Point and hosts the Storm Water Consortium monthly show here on WRCR, and he says you’re best off leaving the leaves where they are…

Clarkstown supervisor George Hoehmann says his town’s leaf pickup program has completed its first sweep around the town. Hoehmann says if leaves are left in the street in his town, you could face a fine…

For more information from the Cornell Cooperative Extension on the benefits of leaving the leaves, click here for a helpful video.

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