The Town of Owego Highway Department on Wednesday that leaf pick up only would begin Nov. 1, weather permitting. The Town will only accept leaves in biodegradable paper bags. Bags will not be picked up if there is other debris in them. They will not pick up plastic bags or loose leaves.
There will be no return trips through neighborhoods that have already received pick up service. All bagged leaves must be at the curb during this time frame. There will be no brush pick up this fall.
If you have any questions, contact the Highway Department at (607) 687-2641.