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The drop-off site at 1501 W. Badger Rd closed on March 25, 2022.

Residents will not be able to drop off items at this location while the site is closed.

 

Why is the badger rd drop-off site closed?

A construction project to demolish and then replace the existing salt storage facilities at 1501 W. Badger Rd was scheduled to get underway in the spring of 2022.

The project was unfortunately delayed until 2023, but the site remains closed.

The west side customer service office will remain open for customer service operations.  It will not be affected by the closing of the drop-off site.

 

badger drop-off services will move to 402 south point rd

On Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 402 South Point Rd. will become the west side drop-off site.

It will initially be open winter hours until it transitions to extended summer hours on April 4, 2022.

This site will be far more convenient for many west side residents, especially those who live west of S. Whitney Way.

 

Plan Ahead for Sticker Sales

There will be no customer service support at this location. The west side customer service office will remain at 1501 W. Badger Rd.

If you intend on dropping off an item that requires a fee, please purchase the fee sticker in advance by using the work order system or by calling our offices to make the purchase over the phone.

Items requiring a sticker must have one stuck to it before they will be accepted.

 

South Point Rd will be the west-side Drop-off Site for the Winter of 2022-23

 

Olin Ave drop-off site location

Temporary Site Not Be Open for the Winter

The temporary site at 121 E. Olin Ave. closed for the winter season at the end of business on Sunday, November 27, 2022.

The site will reopen in the spring of 2023.

 

Information about this Temporary Drop-off Site

This will be an additional drop-off site, meaning the city will have three sites for a time - one at South Point, one at Sycamore, and this temporary one.

The East Olin Avenue drop-off site will have the same drop-off opportunities available at the other locations.

This site will have special limited hours explained below.  Early entry to the drop-off portion of the site will not be permitted. You must follow the posted entry time rules.

 

No Fee Sticker Sales at 121 E. Olin Ave

Residents will not be able to purchase stickers to drop off items requiring a fee in person at 121 E. Olin Avenue.

Sticker sales can be completed at the Streets Division office at 1501 W. Badger Rd. during normal office hours.

You can also purchase the fee sticker in advance by using the work order system or by calling our offices to make the purchase over the phone. The sticker will be mailed to you after the online or phone purchase.

Items requiring a sticker must have one stuck to it before they will be accepted.

 

Safety Considerations for Temporary Drop-off Site

  • You must obey the posted signs on when the drop-off site is available. 
  • You must stay in the specified drop-off site area.
  • The temporary drop-off site is also the location of the brush processing and waste transfer facility.
  • Drop-off site hours do not overlap with the brush processing and waste receiving work. This will minimize traffic and maximize safety.

 

 

sycamore ave. drop-off services will not be affected

The east side drop-off site at 4602 Sycamore Ave. will not be disturbed by the construction project.

All city residents are welcome to use the Sycamore Ave. location during the posted hours.

 

drop-off site restrictions will still apply

All drop-off site rules, procedures, and fees will still apply at the South Point Rd and temporary Olin Ave locations. .

For more information about these rules, visit the drop-off sites page.

 

will the badger rd drop-off site reopen?

More information about the future configuration of the drop-off sites will be made at a later time.

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