Grass Clippings and Debris

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Do Not Blow Grass Clippings Into Streets/Storm Drains

It is illegal to blow grass clippings into City of Melbourne streets and storm drains, gutters, ponds or water bodies.

Instead blow them back into your yard.

Keep grass clippings and yard debris out of curbs, the roadway, and away from inlets/stormdrains.  

Report Violations

If you see a commercial lawn service blowing grass clippings or yard debris into the roadway, give us a call at (321) 608-7341. We’d be happy to educate them about the City’s ordinance.


Penalties include a fine of $200 for violating this ordinance.