Yard Material Collection Service
Overview - For additional information please see the 2016 Guide.
Yard Waste is collected on the opposite week as your recycling week on the same day of the week.
April 18th to October 16th: Leaves and brush must continue to be separated from other household garbage. They are collected every other week at the curb, on the opposite week as recycling. DO NOT include grass clippings, root balls, vegetables, stumps or branches over 6 inches in diameter. Please remember to:
1. Place your yard materials at the curb before 7:00 am on your collection day.
2. Mark reusable containers with "Yard Waste" or "Yard Materials" in letters that are 2" or
larger. You may also use paper bags. Please do not place your yard materials in plastic
3. Bundle brush with string/twine. Please do not use wire or plastic. Your bundles may not be longer
than 4' and heavier than 50 lbs. There is a 10 bag/bundle limit per household on collection day.
4. Please call 414-471-8422 for pick-up of large piles of unbundled brush/branches. See section
regarding specials in the 2015 guide.
For more information, please contact the Department of Public Works Operations Division at
(414) 471-8422. | Email