Where you can take your storm debris in the Kansas City metro

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The storms over the weekend ripped through the Kansas City metro, knocking down trees and causing power outages.

Many residents were left to clean up storm debris. Here are the places you can go to take care of your debris, sorted by city.

Lenexa, Kansas

  • Drop-off location at Lenexa Municipal Services Center, 7700 Cottonwood St.
  • 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. from Monday, July 24 through Friday, July 28
  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, July 29

Fairway, Kansas

  • Special curbside collection for residents starting July 31.
  • Branches must be cut to 8 feet in length or shorter and placed by the curb.

Independence, Missouri

  • Drop-off location at 875 Vista Avenue.
  • July 26 through August 6, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Residential storm debris only, proof of residency required.

Kansas City, Missouri

  • Drop-off locations:
    • 11660 N. Main Street (NE corner of Northeast Cookingham Drive and North Main Street)
    • 1815 N. Chouteau Trafficway
    • 10301 Raytown Road
  • Free brush drop-off Tuesday to Saturday August 5, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. for KCMO residents, proof of residency required.

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Liberty, Missouri

  • Drop-off location at 210 Highway, approximately a ½ mile east of Highway 291.
  • Watch for signage on the north side of new 210 Highway identifying the site area.
  • July 27 - 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on July 29 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Proof of residency required.
  • Only tree limbs may be brought to the area. Other yard waste will not be accepted. No commercial vehicles.

Merriam, Kansas

  • The city will offer curbside tree limb pickup starting on July 25.

Mission, Kansas

  • Collecting fallen limbs of Mission residents at Mohawk Park at 67th and Lamar Ave.
  • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Proof of residency required.

Overland Park, Kansas

  • Drop-off at Young's Pool - 8421 W. 77th Street.
  • 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. from July 23 to July 30.
  • Proof of Overland Park residence is required. Debris from commercial vehicles will not be accepted.

Prairie Village, Kansas

  • Starting July 24, Republic Services will pick up smaller fallen limbs on residents' regularly scheduled trash day.
  • Arbor Masters will collect larger limbs beginning July 27.

Roeland Park, Kansas

  • City-wide tree debris pickup for residents starting on July 29.
  • Brush must be stacked neatly at curbside for pickup.

Shawnee, Kansas

  • Drop-off locations:
    • SW corner of Johnson Dr. and Renner Rd.
    • Gum Springs Park on West 67th Street west of Nieman Rd.
  • Open daily through July 29, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Proof of residency required.

Wyandotte County, Kansas

  • Drop-off locations:
    • Recycling & Yard Waste Center - 3241 Park Drive, KCK
    • Storm Debris Drop-off Center - 82nd and Riverview, KCK
    • Waste Management Landfill - 17955 Holiday Drive, Shawnee, Kansas
  • Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Proof of residency required.
  • Residents can also place storm debris on the curb for pickup.

Leawood, Kansas

  • The city's contractor will drive each street once, starting north of Interstate 435 on July 31. 
  • After that property owners will be responsible to remove debris.
  • If you live south of Interstate 435, call 913-663-9130 by 5 p.m. July 31. 

This list will be updated as more cities release information.

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