Sep 05, Leaf Fall Dates in the Northeast: You’ll see peak fall color in mid-October. In northern parts of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and New York, you could see this as early as late September.
Tree leaves will start falling either early or late October. Fall Leaf Collection. Seasonal Leaf Collection will resume in the Fall of Check back for information in early November. Community Leaf Drop-off Sites. Some NYC community gardens, compost sites, and food scrap drop-off sites accept leaves for composting.