Why do I have to separate my yard waste from my construction debris? Can't you pick it up with the same truck?

The collection of storm debris can be very costly and keeping debris types separate reduces the overall cost which is a savings to the taxpayer. Processing clean vegetation is cheaper than processing vegetation with construction and other debris mixed in.

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1. Is there a cut-off date for getting my storm debris curbside?
2. Will my stumps also be collected?
3. Will Wellington arrange for contractors to collect storm debris from my place of business?
4. Why can't Wellington guarantee a truck will come to pick up my neighbor's and my large piles of debris when they know a storm is approaching?
5. Will Wellington contractors come into my yard to collect my large debris so I don't have to transport it to the curb?
6. My fence blew down. Will Wellington pick it up from the curb?
7. I filled my recycle bins with drywall and roof tiles. Why would my hauler keep passing them by instead of emptying them?
8. How do I dispose of roofing shingles or tiles?
9. If our community does not want to wait for Wellington's contractors to collect storm debris and we hire a private contractor, will we get reimbursed?
10. Will there be more damage to my property from the storm debris collection process?
11. The storm debris contractor left a lot of leaves and pine needles when they picked up my large pile. Who is responsible for cleaning that up?
12. Why do I have to separate my yard waste from my construction debris? Can't you pick it up with the same truck?
13. What will Wellington's contractors collect on the first pass?
14. How many times will a contractor collect debris from my home?
15. When is hurricane season?
16. I know Wellington wants all residents to do regular yard maintenance year round but what is the best time for me to do major cutting and/or tree removal?
17. Why shouldn't I put large amounts of vegetation from major cutting at the curb in May when hurricane season doesn't officially begin until June 1st?
18. Does Wellington collect my storm debris or is it FEMA that provides the service?
19. I live in a gated community or on a private road. Will Wellington collect my storm debris?
20. How soon will my regular garbage be collected following a storm?
21. When can we expect to have the first collection of storm debris?