City of
Madison

Curbside brush collection is occurring now.

The final round of brush collection season will begin October 1. In order to guarantee brush collection this calendar year, please have your brush to the curb prior to October 1.

City of Madison residents can also take brush to a drop-off site.

View Brush Pickup Schedule

Curbside leaf and yard waste collection is not occurring right now.

The fall period of leaf and yard waste collection will begin on October 1.

Do not put yard waste to the curb for pickup at this time. Crews will not collect yard waste from the curb until the fall.

View Yard Waste Pickup Schedule

Please separate yard waste & leaves from brush. Yard waste and brush are separate collections. We will not collect mixed piles.

What is Yard Waste?

Yard waste includes:

  • Leaves, weeds, garden trimmings, and other plant debris.
  • Twigs less than 18" long.
  • Pumpkins, crab apples, pine cones, etc.

What is Brush?

Brush includes:

  • Woody material trimmed from trees, shrubs or bushes.
  • Tree and shrub trimmings over 18" in length.

Brush rules and regulations for downloading or printing:

Yard waste rules and regulations for downloading or printing: