Brush Chipping Curbside Pickup


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.

5915 Milwaukee St. | P.O. Box 110 | McFarland, WI 53558-0110 | ph: 608-838-3153 | fx: 608-838-3619