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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Change in Household Bulk & Overflow Trash Pick Up

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OVERFLOW TRASH AND BULK HOUSEHOLD ITEM COLLECTION

OVERFLOW HOUSEHOLD TRASH COLLECTION

During the week of September 14-18, 2020, City of Green Bay residents may place up to FOUR (4) 32-gallon plastic bags of “overflow” household trash next to your City-issued trash cart (if your cart is full) for free curbside collection. The “overflow” trash bags must be placed next to your trash cart at the curb by 6 a.m. on your collection day.

BULK HOUSEHOLD ITEM COLLECTION

In addition to the above during the week of September 14-18, 2020, City of Green Bay residents may also place up to two (2) cubic yards maximum (6 feet x 3 feet x 3 feet) of bulk household items next to your trash cart for free curbside collection. Bulk household items include sofas, couches, loveseats, tables, chairs, desks, mattresses, box springs, beds, entertainment centers, grills, ladders, mowers, exercise equipment, lawn/patio furniture, cribs, swing sets, bikes, lawn and holiday display items, etc. These items must be placed at the curb by 6 a.m. on your collection day.

Any excess of two (2) cubic yards of bulk household items and/or more than four (4) trash bags placed next to your cart for collection will be picked up and charged accordingly.

The following items will NOT be collected:

  • NO construction, remodeling, or demolition waste
  • NO electronics
  • NO appliances
  • NO move-out debris

If any of these items are left at the curb, they will be picked up and charged accordingly.

City of Green Bay residents may bring bulk household items to the drop off sites listed below.
Construction, remodeling, demolition waste, household trash, move-out debris, and recycling items are NOT allowed at these locations.

BE PREPARED TO SHOW YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE/PROOF OF RESIDENCY IN THE CITY.

EAST SIDE LOCATION
1820 Mills Street
Green Bay, WI 54302
(Entrance on Deckner Ave.)
WEST SIDE LOCATION
519 S. Oneida Street
Green Bay, WI 54303
(Entrance on Redwood Dr. off W. Mason St.)


Hours of Operation:
Monday–Thursday, 7 a.m.–3 p.m.
Friday, 7 a.m.–6 p.m.
2nd & 3rd Saturday of each month, 7 a.m.-12 p.m.

Residents also have the option to take their waste, including construction, remodeling, and demolition waste, to the Brown County Transfer Station located at 3734 W. Mason Street. Dumping fees will apply, and you may be required to wear a high-visibility safety vest or shirt. For hours, current pricing, and other questions, please visit www.browncountyrecycling.org.

For more information, residents may contact the Department of Public Works – Operations Division at (920) 448-3535 Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., the City’s automated telephone line at (920) 492-3731, visit our Facebook page, or visit the City’s website at www.greenbaywi.gov/publicworks.

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