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Posted on Jan 19, 2021:
The Recycling Truck Fire: Why You Need to Follow Recycling Rules
On January 14, 2021, a load of recyclables within a Streets Division collection truck burst into flames. Thankfully, the operator was able to act fast to keep herself safe and unload the burning …
Posted on Jan 13, 2021:
No Refuse, Recycling, or Drop-off Services on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
There will be no trash or recycling collection by the Streets Division on Monday, January 18, 2021 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr holiday. The drop-off sites will also be …
Posted on Jan 4, 2021:
Large Item Collection Partially Postponed for January 4, 2021
Due to staffing constraints, the Streets Division will postpone part of the collection of large items today, January 4, 2021. Who Will Have Their Large Items Collected If your large items are …
Posted on Dec 30, 2020:
Madison Declares Snow Emergency for This Evening
The City of Madison has declared a snow emergency. This means alternate side parking rules will be in effect for the entire City of Madison tonight, including the Snow Emergency Zone. Parking on …
Posted on Dec 30, 2020:
Large Item Collection Canceled December 30 & December 31
Large item pickup will not occur today, Wednesday December 30, 2020.  Large item pickup will not occur tomorrow, Thursday, December 31,  as well.  Large item pickup for these neighborhoods will be …
Posted on Dec 30, 2020:
Citywide Plowing Starts at 7:00AM
All Madison streets will be plowed today, December 30, 2020. A citywide plowing operation will begin this morning at approximately 7:00am. Citywide plowing takes 12 to 16 hours to complete. This …
Posted on Dec 28, 2020:
Trash & Recycling Collection Will Happen on New Year's Eve
The Streets Division will be performing trash and recycling collection on Thursday, December 31, 2020. The drop-off sites will be opened for shortened hours. Curbside Collection Information If you …
Posted on Dec 28, 2020:
How to Have Your Christmas Tree Collected
The Streets Division provides two rounds of curbside collection for Christmas trees. The first round will begin on January 4, 2021 with the second and final round beginning on January 19, 2021. Do …
Posted on Dec 28, 2020:
No Curbside Trash & Recycling Pickup on New Year's Day
There will be no refuse, recycling, or large item collection on Friday, January 1, 2021 in observance of the New Year’s holiday. The drop-off sites will also be closed. Curbside Collection …