City of
Madison

Questions? Contact George Dreckmann, PIO, (608) 267-2626

Posted on Jan 17, 2017:
Refuse, Recycling, and Large Item Delays Due to Weather
The icy weather will cause delays in refuse, recycling, and large item collections as the Streets Division will be diverting crews from these facets to help treat the roads and city …
Posted on Jan 12, 2017:
Final Round of Christmas Tree Collection Begins January 17
The final round curbside Christmas tree collection will begin on Tuesday, January 17.  Residents wishing to have their Christmas tree collected curbside must have their tree to the curb prior to …
Posted on Jan 9, 2017:
No Refuse or Recycling Collection on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
There will be no refuse or recycling collection on Monday, January 16 in observance of the New Martin Luther King, Jr holiday.  The drop off sites will also be closed on January 16.    Madison …
Posted on Jan 3, 2017:
TV Recycling Fee Now $15
The Streets Division would like to remind the residents of the City of Madison that the recycling fee for televisions is now $15 per unit.   Televisions are banned from the landfill due the …
Posted on Dec 27, 2016:
Christmas Tree Collection Begins January 3
Starting Tuesday, January 3rd the Streets Division will begin Christmas tree collection.  As in years past, there will be two rounds of tree collection – if the weather allows.  All residents …
Posted on Dec 27, 2016:
Closed Monday January 2, 2017
There will be no refuse or recycling collection on Monday, January 2 in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday.  The drop off sites will also be closed on January 2.    Madison residents who …
Posted on Dec 21, 2016:
A Visit to the Drop-off Site
  `Twas soon after Christmas and the house was a mess With piles of paper and cardboard up to my chest. The tree is dried out and the lights barely work. And the toy batteries died? – Argh! I’m so …
Posted on Dec 19, 2016:
No Refuse or Recycling Collection on Monday December 26
There will be no refuse or recycling collection on Monday, December 26 in observance of the Christmas holiday.  The drop off sites will also be closed on December 26.    Madison residents who …
Posted on Dec 18, 2016:
Snow Emergency Continues Tonight
A snow emergency remains in effect for the entire City of Madison until 7 a.m. Monday, December 19.  This means alternate side parking restrictions are in effect throughout the entire city again …
Posted on Dec 17, 2016:
Madison Declares Snow Emergency
The City of Madison has a snow emergency. This means alternate side parking restrictions will be in effect in the downtown/isthmus snow emergency zone as well as the rest of the City of Madison.  …
Posted on Dec 13, 2016:
Reminder: Television Recycling Fee Increasing in 2017
The Streets Division would like to remind the residents and taxpayers of the City of Madison that the recycling fee for televisions will increase from $10 apiece to $15 apiece beginning January 1, …
Posted on Dec 12, 2016:
Snow Emergency Continues Tonight
A snow emergency remains in effect for the entire City of Madison until 7 a.m. Tuesday, December 13.  This means alternate side parking restrictions are in effect throughout the entire city again …
Posted on Dec 11, 2016:
Snow Emergency Declared Again
The City of Madison has declared another snow emergency. This means alternate side parking restrictions will be in effect in the downtown/isthmus snow emergency zone as well as the rest of the City …
Posted on Dec 5, 2016:
Snow Emergency Continues Tonight
A snow emergency remains in effect for the entire City of Madison until 7am Tuesday, December 6.  Alternate side parking rules will be enforced in the entire city tonight.   Residents, especially …
Posted on Dec 4, 2016:
Snow Emergency Declared
The City of Madison has declared a snow emergency. This means alternate side parking restrictions will be in effect throughout the entire City of Madison tonight, including the downtown/isthmus …
Posted on Nov 28, 2016:
Streets Division Drop-Off Sites Start Winter Hours on Monday, December 5
The Streets Division drop-off sites are changing to winter hours starting Monday, December 5.   Starting December 5, the drop-off sites located at 4602 Sycamore Ave. and 1501 W. Badger Rd. will be …
Posted on Nov 18, 2016:
Television Recycling Fee Changes Starting January 1, 2017
Effective January 1, 2017, the Streets Division will increase the cost of recycling a television from $10 to $15 apiece.    City of Madison residents and taxpayers are still required to bring …
Posted on Nov 17, 2016:
Collection Schedule for the Thanksgiving Holidays
Collection Schedule for the Thanksgiving Holiday   There will be no refuse and recycling collection on both Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving …
Posted on Nov 10, 2016:
Alternate Side Parking Rules Begin November 15 at 1am
The City of Madison’s alternate side parking restrictions will begin at 1 a.m. on Tuesday, November 15.  City of Madison residents who park on the street must have their parked cars on the side of …
Posted on Nov 1, 2016:
Pumpkins Composting Over
Now that the goblins and ghouls that were out demanding tricks or treats from homeowners have slunk back into their lairs until next year, what do we do with all these jack-o-lanterns that …