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District 11

Alder Arvina Martin

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Council Vice President

Alder Arvina Martin,
Council Vice President

Contact Information

Home Address:

4901 Waukesha Street
Madison , WI 53705

Council Office

Common Council Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Room 417
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4071
Fax: (608) 267-8669
WI Relay Service

Alder Martin’s Blog

Tag: Trash Collection

Trash collection over Thanksgiving Holiday

Collection Schedule for the Thanksgiving Holiday There will be no refuse and recycling collection on both Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The drop-off sites will also be closed on these two days. Directions for Residents … [read more]

Two Rounds of Christmas Tree Removal

Starting today, Tuesday, January 2nd the Streets Division will begin Christmas tree collection. As in years past, there will be two rounds of tree collection. The first round of Christmas tree collection will begin on Tuesday, January 2. Christmas trees placed to the curb by 7:00 a.m. on January … [read more]

Flood-related trash collection

Flood-related Refuse and Large Item Collection Residents in flood-impacted areas throughout Madison are encouraged to notify the Streets Division when water damaged items have been placed to the curb for collection. Residents should also follow collection guidelines for large items and the … [read more]

Flooding Updates, Thursday, 8/23

Hello everyone, We are likely to see more rain tomorrow. I'm including several updates here, so be prepared for lots of information. For the most up to date information, please see the City's Flood Updates (for things like road closures, cleanup information, and Metro Transit disruptions): … [read more]

Collection of Flood Damaged Items UPDATE

Collection of Flood Damaged Items – UPDATE 8/24 Due to the widespread damage caused by the historic flooding in Madison, the Streets Division has changed the initial plan for how flood damaged items will be collected. Please note that the below plan is subject to change based on weather and … [read more]

Appliance Tag Fee Waivers through Friday

In order to assist those homeowners that experienced flood damage, fee stickers will be wavied from Monday, August 27, 2018 to Friday, August 31, 2018. Stickers will be required again beginning on Saturday, September 1, 2018. For more information, click here [read more]

Recycle tag waiver for flood victims extended

Recycling Fee Sticker Waiver Extended to Friday, September 7 The recycling fee sticker waiver for residents impacted by flood damage has been extended to Friday, September 7. Flood damaged items that require a recycling fee sticker will be collected from the curb without one. Residents can also … [read more]

Final Chance for Christmas Tree Collection

The Streets Division will begin the final round of Christmas tree collection starting on January 22. Residents who wish to have their trees collected at the curb should have them out and ready for pickup by 7am on January 22. Trees that have been set out at this time and in accordance to … [read more]

Large Item and Christmas Tree Collections Delayed

CORRECTED: Large Item and Christmas Tree Collections Delayed Large item collections and Christmas tree collections will resume the week on January 28 Due the anticipated snow event, the Streets Division’s large item collection scheduled for the week of January 22 will be delayed. The … [read more]

New Years Bus Schedule and Trash/Recycling Schedule

Hello District 11 neighbors! As we are coming up on New Years Eve, I am including some updates about New Years Eve Metro Service as well as changes to the trash and recycling pick up. Everyone celebrate the holiday safely, and here's to 2020! ~Arvina NEW YEAR'S EVE FREE BUS … [read more]

Christmas Tree Collection

How to Have Your Christmas Tree Collected The invasive species found on trees sold in Wisconsin will not affect curbside collection procedures The Streets Division provides two rounds of curbside collection for Christmas trees. The first round will begin on January 2, 2020 with the … [read more]

Early Start for Trash, Recycling, and Large Item Collections on February 4, 2021

Trash, recycling, and large item collections by the Streets Division will begin at 6:00am on Thursday, February 4, 2021. You must have your carts and items out for pickup before 6:00am. Items set out after 6:00am may not be picked up. When you set your collection carts and/or large items … [read more]

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