In about three weeks, the City of Hutchinson will begin their annual residential leaf vacuum service.
Public Works Supervisor John Olson says this marks the 11th year of the popular service.
Olson says there are some important things for residents to know:
City crews will begin vacuuming on October 13th and will continue through Thanksgiving.
If you’re using a mower to collect your leaves, Olson advises raising the deck to keep green grass out of the machinery to prevent damage:
Olson says the amount of leaves the city picks up has become fairly steady: