The City of Oshkosh will be collecting yard waste starting April 27 and continuing through May 15, 2020. Brush and yard waste (including leaves) must be placed in PAPER BIODEGRADABLE BAGS or must be bundled and tied. No other container or bags will be collected. Bags must be out for collection by 7:00 a.m. on your regular garbage collection day. Brush will also be collected during this period. Brush should be less than three inches (3”) in diameter and bundled in four-foot (4’) lengths. The bundles shall not exceed fifty (50) pounds in weight. The City does not pick up grass, dirt, root balls or stumps at any time.
Residents may also take yard waste and brush to the City Yard Waste drop-off center located on West 3rd Avenue, between Ohio Street and Idaho Street. Note: A PERMIT IS REQUIRED TO ACCESS THE DROP-OFF CENTER. THE MUNICIPAL CODE OF THE CITY OF OSHKOSH PROHIBITS COMMERCIAL ENTITIES FROM USING THE SITE. Permits can be purchased at Kitz & Pfeil Ace Hardware, located at 427 N. Main Street.
The seasonal drop-off center summer hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The yard waste drop-off center is closed on holidays. Please empty all bags and containers at the drop-off center.
For more information, call (920) 232-5383 or (920) 232-5380, Monday through Friday, between 7:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YARD WASTE OR LEAVES WILL NOT BE COLLECTED FROM THE TERRACE UNLESS PLACED IN PAPER BIODEGRADABLE BAGS.