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The Recycling Truck Fire: Why You Need to Follow Recycling Rules
Posted 1/19/2021
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 …
No Refuse, Recycling, or Drop-off Services on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Posted 1/13/2021
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 …
Large Item Collection Partially Postponed for January 4, 2021
Posted 1/4/2021
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 …
Madison Declares Snow Emergency for This Evening
Posted 12/30/2020
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 …
Large Item Collection Canceled December 30 & December 31
Posted 12/30/2020
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 …
Citywide Plowing Starts at 7:00AM
Posted 12/30/2020
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 …
Trash & Recycling Collection Will Happen on New Year's Eve
Posted 12/28/2020
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 …
How to Have Your Christmas Tree Collected
Posted 12/28/2020
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 …
No Curbside Trash & Recycling Pickup on New Year's Day
Posted 12/28/2020
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 …
No Curbside Trash & Recycling Pickup on Christmas Day
Posted 12/21/2020
The Streets Division will not perform refuse, recycling, or large item collection on Friday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday. The drop-off sites will also be …
Trash & Recycling Collection Will Happen on Christmas Eve
Posted 12/21/2020
The Streets Division will be performing trash and recycling collection on Thursday, December 24, 2020. The drop-off sites will be opened for shortened hours. Curbside Collection …
Citywide Plowing Tonight, No Snow Emergency Declared
Posted 12/12/2020
All Madison streets will be plowed today, December 12, 2020. There is no snow emergency in effect for tonight. A citywide plowing operation will begin this afternoon at …
Streets Division Drop-off Sites Now on Winter Hours
Posted 12/7/2020
Beginning today, Monday December 7, 2020, the Streets Division drop-off sites are now on winter availability. Winter hours will remain in effect until April 2021. The drop-off …
Fall Leaf Collection is Over for 2020
Posted 12/4/2020
The Streets Division’s leaf and yard waste collection has ended for 2020. Residents should not place yard waste at the curb for pickup. Instead, this material should be taken to …
All Streets Division Drop-off Sites Closed on Saturday, December 5, 2020
Posted 12/4/2020
The Streets Division will be adjusting drop-off site hours for the winter. On Saturday, December 5, all drop-off sites will be closed. The Badger and Sycamore drop-off sites …
Winter Drop-off Site Hours Begin Monday, December 7, 2020
Posted 11/30/2020
The Streets Division will be adjusting drop-off site hours for the winter. On Saturday, December 5, all drop-off sites will be closed. Beginning on Monday December 7, 2020 the …
Last Saturday for the Streets Division Drop-off Sites is November 28, 2020 (UPDATED)
Posted 11/24/2020
The final Saturday the Streets Division drop-off sites will be open this year is Saturday, November 28, 2020. All three drop-off sites will be open from 9:00am to 4:00pm on …
Refuse & Recycling Collection Schedule for the 2020 Thanksgiving Holiday
Posted 11/23/2020
There will be no refuse and recycling collection on both Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The drop-off sites will also be …
Alternate Side Parking Begins November 15
Posted 11/9/2020
  The City of Madison’s alternate side parking restrictions begin at 1 a.m. on Sunday, November 15, 2020. Alternate side parking is in effect each night from November 15, 2020 …
Active Enforcement of Peak Hour Lane Restrictions Resume Regular Enforcement Schedule
Posted 11/6/2020
Along with alternate side parking restrictions, which also begin on Monday, November 16, active enforcement of peak hour parking regulations will return to normal. Citations …
Place Pumpkins in Your Yard Waste Piles
Posted 11/2/2020
Have your jack-o-lanterns lost their fright? Have their snaggletoothed faces gone a little schlumpy? What do you do now with your moldering gourds, putrefying pumpkins, and your …
Part with your Pumpkin After Halloween: Try Composting
Posted 10/29/2020
The City of Madison Engineering and Streets divisions want to remind the community not to place pumpkins in the City’s retention ponds and greenways after Halloween, and …
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