CURBSIDE BRUSH CHIPPING SCHEDULE

The City’s curbside brush chipping is provided on a monthly schedule. The City has been divided into four sections, with each section getting brush collection during a designated week every month. The sections are divided as follows:

Section I – 7:00 a.m. on the first Monday of the month

       Section II – 7:00 a.m. on the second Monday of the month

   Section III – 7:00 a.m. on the third Monday of the month

       Section IV – 7:00 a.m. on the fourth Monday of the month

Brush must be out for collection by 7:00 a.m. Monday morning of the scheduled week, and collection will be provided once that week. This schedule will be in affect all year except under the following circumstances:

  1. January Christmas tree collection
  2. City wide storm damage events

The brush collection will be increased with additional personnel and equipment to handle these exceptions.

REQUIREMENTS OF BRUSH COLLECTION

To allow us to provide timely, safe curbside collection of brush, the following requirements must be followed:

  1. Brush must be:
    1. A minimum of 3 feet in length
    2. A maximum of 6 inches in diameter
    3. A maximum of 4 feet in width
    4. Stack brush as close to the curb as possible
    5. Stack brush with cut ends facing one direction; parallel to or facing the curb. (Do not block the sidewalk)
    6. All roots must be removed from the brush
    7. Brush stacked for collection must be free of all debris, liter and non-brush material

Twigs, vines and other types of yardwaste can be disposed of at the yardwaste site, located at 1355 Boomer Street, on Monday and Wednesday from 3:30-7:00 p.m., and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. (April 2nd - November 28th). Woodchips are available anytime from 1338 Boomer Street. (Just north of yardwaste site)

This program has been adopted to provide a reliable schedule and an efficient service. If you have any questions regarding this information, please call the Street Department at 262-4080.