Barnes, Inc. will be the contractor for curbside brush chipping. The 2017 Brush Chipping curbside schedule is as follows:
Zone 1 - Weeks of April 17th and October 23th.
Zone 2 - Weeks of April 24th and October 30st.
Zone 3 - Weeks of May 1st and November 6th.
All material must be placed at the curb prior to 6:00 a.m. on Monday of the collection week. The contractor will make only one pass and will not go back through again.
Zone 1: East of Highway 51, North of the railroad tracks and Broadhead Street, West of Marsh Road.
Zone 2: East of Marsh Road, Milwaukee Street and Creamery Road.
Zone 3: All remaining areas.
Please follow the brush chipping guidelines below to help the contractor do their job more efficiently and safely:
Place all material curbside by 6:00 a.m. on Monday of the collection week. The chipping contractor will only make one pass through each section.
Brush pieces should be no longer than 10 feet and no shorter than 6 inches.
Brush should not be greater than three inches in diameter.
Place the cut ends of the brush parallel to the curb and stacked in neat piles with the cut ends pointed in the same direction as traffic.
Material must be free of waste that may clog chipping equipment.