The city of Decorah's yard waste disposal site opens for the season Saturday, April 13.

The site will be open Saturday's from 8 a.m.-noon and Wednesdays 1-7 p.m.

Only grass clippings, leaves, garden waste, sticks, branches and trees will be accepted. All branches and brush must be cut into lengths not exceeding eight feet.

Trees over six inches in diameter will not be accepted unless cut into lengths less than 20 inches and placed in the firewood pile. Prohibited items include, but are not limited to: processed lumber, rock, concrete, roots, plastic bags, cardboard boxes or any other containers. For more information, see "street department" on the city's website,