LADD — Ladd will hold its fall brush pick-up on Oct. 7. Crews will pick up tree and shrub trimmings that are from 3 to 8 feet in length and up to 6 inches in diameter. Piles should not exceed 4-feet-by-8-feet in size. Larger branches and items such as stumps, roots and professional tree trimmings will not be collected. Bundles should not be tied or bound. They should be stacked with the cut end toward the street. Crews will begin working early in the morning and make one pass through the area. For more information, contact the clerk’s office at 815-894-2440.